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  • Tethered Aerostat Radar System

    The Tethered Aerostat Radar System (TARS) is a balloon-borne radar system. The primary aerostat mission is to provide low level radar surveillance data in support of federal agencies involved in the nation's drug interdiction program. Secondary mission is to provide NORAD Headquarters with low level surveillance coverage for air sovereignty in the
  • TETHERED AEROSTAT RADAR SYSTEM

    Mission The Tethered Aerostat Radar System is a balloon-borne radar system. The primary aerostat mission is to provide low level radar surveillance data in support of federal agencies involved in the nation's drug interdiction program. Secondary mission is to provide North American Aerospace Defense Command with low level surveillance coverage for
  • AMIC COMMUNICATIONS - ELECTRONICS SYSTEMS PROJECTS

    Tethered Aerostat Radar Systems (TARS) Interactive Display System (TIDS): PMS/SC spearheaded the development of this state-of-the-art aerostat monitoring tool. TIDS provides aerostat flight directors unprecedented insight in to real-time operations of the aerostat during in-haul, out-haul, and at altitude. Deployed in 2001, the system provides
  • AMIC COMMUNICATIONS - ELECTRONICS SYSTEMS MISSION

    The Ground Radar System is the radar operations and maintenance focal point for ACC AMIC. The programs managed by the squadron such as the Hemispheric Radar System (HRS) and Tethered Aerostat Radar System (TARS) provide critical radar surveillance data from systems spread across the southern United States, Caribbean, and northern South America. The
  • AMIC INFORMATION MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS DIVISION

    The Network Systems Support provides help desk and system administration services to support local and remote ACC AMIC personnel. The local LAN consists of several servers including 10Base-T/100Base-T concentrator hubs and switches, workstations, laptops, printers and other specialized PC-based servers. SCC also provides remote system
  • AMIC COMMUNICATIONS - ELECTRONICS SYSTEMS GENERAL

    Contract Management: SC provides functional expertise to the outsourcing process from developing the Statement of Work (SOW) through contract award and execution. Once awarded, SC manages the communications and radar aspects through contract closeout. This process involves continuous communication with the contractor to provide technical direction,
  • AMIC COMMUNICATIONS - ELECTRONICS SYSTEMS

    The Support Systems Branch provides the functional knowledge and expertise that drives the Communications - Electronics Division. The duty titles are only a glimpse of what is provided. There is well over a century of combined experience in Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Intelligence (C4I) systems. They provide technical advice to
  • AMIC ENGINEERING, REAL ESTATE AND ENVIRONMENTAL DI

    The primarily function of the engineering section is to support ACC AMIC, TARS, HRS, FOL, OTH-B, and IADS programs. Engineers are assigned to programs providing expertise and continuity. Their primary duties include validating, approving, programming and prioritizing facility requirements. They will also develop designs and perform construction
  • AMIC Civil Engineering Division: Environmental

    The environmental branch is the prime source for ACC in developing environmental and safety requirements for the command's worldwide large-scaled contracts. The branch is capable of performing both environmental baseline studies and environmental impact analysis both overseas and CONUS. This aspect ensures complete environmental compliance with the
  • AMIC ENGINEERING, REAL ESTATE AND ENVIRONMENTAL DI

    The Real Estate Section is responsible for all real estate actions in support of the OTH-B, TARS, HRS, and FOL programs. The responsibility includes real property acquisition, disposal, space utilization and management of all legal documents. They maintain accountability of real property to include more than 6,300 acres of land and 736 facilities
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