AIR COMBAT COMMAND
TACTICAL AIR CONTROL PARTY
As a low-observable, all-weather network of human sensors critical to the TAC-C2 architecture, TACP brings timely and relevant battlespace awareness to decision makers.
The TACP Weapon System executes the kill chain through command and control, joint integration, senior leader mission command, and precision strike redundancy at the forward edge.
WHAT WE DO
Serves as Air Force Special Warfare Precision Strike experts to both conventional and special operations forces to facilitate joint fires integration and terminal attack control
Coordinates lethal and non-lethal air power using advanced Command, Control, and Communication (C3) technology
Delivers operationally optimized forward edge battle management with resilient communications, connecting multi-domain assets
Controls air, space, and cyber power across full-spectrum of military operations
Identifies, tracks, targets, and engages enemy forces near friendly forces
Utilizes diverse waveforms through man-portable and vehicle mounted equipment
Qualified as Joint Terminal Attack Controllers and Joint Fires integration experts
Operates in austere combat environments independent of established airbases
Provides airspace deconfliction, ISR, and terminal control to shape battlefield
Employed as part of a joint, interagency or coalition force, aligned with maneuver unit to support Combatant Commander objectives