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  • AFMETCAL - Computer Branch

    Performs metrology engineering in support of automatic test equipment and automated calibration procedures. Develops and maintains applications to facilitate efficient collection, storage, retrieval and transfer of data and information both within the Group and with external customers. Develops and maintains automated calibration software. Chairs
  • AFMETCAL - Electronics Branch

    For electronics related technologies reviews technical characteristics of TMDE and determines calibration responsibility. Provides electronics related engineering services and serves as the technical content manager for Air Force electronics calibration procedures. Prepares acquisition specifications for electronics related AFPSL and PMEL
  • AFMETCAL - Air Force Primary Standards Laboratory

    The AFPSL is the highest echelon metrology and calibration laboratory in the Air Force. It provides a critical link between the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and Air Force Base Precision Measurement Equipment Laboratories (PMELs) and houses a measurement capability in practically every measurement discipline with a precision
  • AFMETCAL - Air Force Primary Standards Laboratory

    The AFPSL is the highest echelon metrology and calibration laboratory in the Air Force. It provides a critical link between the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and Air Force Base Precision Measurement Equipment Laboratories (PMELs) and houses a measurement capability in practically every measurement discipline with a precision
  • AFMETCAL - CAL & T.O. Management Section

    Performs management of AFPSL and Calibration TO operations. Serves as Contracting Officer Technical Authority in monitoring AFPSL and TO Development contractor performance to ensure Air Force requirements are satisfied. Liaisons between contractor and AFMETCAL on technical matters. Manages AFMETCAL centrally funded calibrations performed by Army,
  • AFMETCAL - Contracting

    Responsible for the acquisition of all measuring equipment for the AFPSL and PMELs in the field. Maintains oversight of the GPC program and acquires day to day supplies and services for the Group. Serves as primary contracting officer for the AFPSL. 
  • AFMETCAL - Financial / Logistics Management

     Provides resource management for AFMETCAL which includes staffing, manpower, financial, strategic planning and analysis and sustainment of organizational communications. Manages military and civilian personnel and serves as liaison to Wright Patterson AFB. Manages financial resources to include operations and maintenance and central procurement
  • AFMETCAL - History

    Metrology is the science of measurement. Metrology is required to ensure that Air Force systems are accurate and can reliably perform their designated missions. Every system in the Air Force inventory requires some type of accurate and reliable measurement to be made in development or operation. For example, when landing a plane, the pilot counts
  • AFMETCAL - History

    Metrology is the science of measurement. Metrology is required to ensure that Air Force systems are accurate and can reliably perform their designated missions. Every system in the Air Force inventory requires some type of accurate and reliable measurement to be made in development or operation. For example, when landing a plane, the pilot counts
  • AFMETCAL - International Metrology Applications Section

    Functions as the Air Force focal point for development of metrology concepts, plans and programs for countries participating in the Security Assistance Program. Manages calibration equipment acquisition and coordinates the calibration, repair and return of FMS lab standards and TMDE for FMS cases. Identities training and facility requirements for
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