Author: Susan A. Romano, AFTAC Public Affairs

Air Force Technical Applications Center Repair Facility Develops Solution to Seismic Array Vulnerability

A team of Airmen from the Air Force Technical Applications Center’s Central Repair Facility here used innovation to develop a solution to mitigate hardware failures to their seismic arrays around the world.

AFTAC’s Vital Nuke Mission Continued Uninterrupted Despite Threat from Hurricane Dorian

With a potential Category 5 hurricane barreling toward their headquarters building, the Air Force Technical Applications Center relocated its vital 24/7 nuclear treaty monitoring mission to an alternate location to ensure uninterrupted operations for national decision makers.

Three Former Air Force Technical Applications Center Members Inducted Into Famed Wall of Honor

Three former members of the Air Force Technical Applications Center here were inducted into the center’s famed Wall of Honor recently. Col. (ret.) Franklin D. Hall, Lt. Col. (ret.) Michael MacInnes and Dr. George H. Rothe III, were honored with a formal ceremony in April at the nuclear treaty monitoring center as past and current employees witnessed their induction.

Airman 1st Class Cynthia A. Schroll, Ph.D., Lands Job at Nuclear Treaty Monitoring Center at Patrick AFB

It’s not often you see those three-letter titles – A1C and Ph.D. – used to refer to the same person. As a matter of fact, only one-hundredth of one percent of the Air Force’s enlisted force from E-1 through E-9 possess a doctor of philosophy degree – that’s just 33 Airmen out of 259,190 currently on active duty.

With Help From Patrick Air Force Base Airmen, Boy Scouts Earn Prestigious Merit Badge

Nearly 100 Boy Scouts from 25 troops across Central Florida traveled to Patrick AFB March 31 to earn the much-sought-after Nuclear Science Merit Badge with the help of Airmen from the Air Force Technical Applications Center here.