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Air Force Agency for Modeling and Simulation

Air Force Agency for Modeling and Simulation
Founded 1996
PartĀ of Deputy Chief of Staff, Operations (AF/A3)
Location Orlando, Florida

The United States Air Force established the Air Force Agency for Modeling and Simulation (AFAMS) in June 1996. Its mission is to coordinate the growing requirement for modeling and simulation across the Air Force. Air Force Mission Directive 56 established AFAMS with the following mandates:

  • Implementation of Air Force, Joint, and DoD M&S policy and standards.
  • Support for corporate Air Force M&S planning, requirements, and investment.
  • Establishment, transition, and integration of major Air Force M&S initiatives and programs.
  • Support for Air Force decision making and mission execution.

AFAMS is a field operating agency of the Operations, Plans and Requirements directorate (AF A3/5) within the

Most information on this page was taken from the AFAMS website.

External links

  • AFAMS Homepage
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