Air Force directive on AFOTEC

June 6, 2024

The June 6, 2024 Air Force directive "remove[s] the responsibility of the [Air Force Operational Test and Evaluation Center] Commander to act as the Operational Test Agency (OTA) for space systems and report directly to the Chief of Space Operations on the independent planning, execution, analysis, and results of Unites States Space Force (USSF) Operational Test and Evaluation (OT&E) programs. USSF has established its own OTA."


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