NATO Air Command and Control System (ACCS)

  • Last updated: 24 Sep. 2015 14:37

The NATO Air Command and Control System (ACCS) programme will provide the Alliance with a single, integrated air command and control system to manage NATO air operations in and out of the Euro-Atlantic area.


  • NATO ACCS will replace a wide variety of NATO and national air systems currently fielded across the Alliance.
  • It will provide a unified air command and control system, enabling NATO and its members to manage all types of air operations both over NATO European territory as well as when deployed out of area. 
  • Once fully deployed, NATO ACCS will cover 10 million square kilometres of airspace and interconnect over 20 military aircraft control centres.