The WPMDC seeks to coordinate, enhance, and expand ongoing and planned Measurement and Signature Intelligence (MASINT) and Advanced Geospatial Intelligence (AGI) activities at Wright Patterson Air Force Base (WPABF).
The WPMDC is a consortium of WPAFB organizations are involved in MASINT, AGI and/or related activities.
WPAFB has been at the forefront of MASINT/AGI development for decades. Formed in 2004, the WPMDC formalized pre-existing AFIT, AFRL and NASIC collaborative partnership in MASINT/AGI under one umbrella. The WPMDC establishes a local-level, formal linkage between MASINT/AGI technology development, education, and user requirements. All organizations are co-located at WPAFB. AFIT, AFRL, and NASIC each share different but complementary MASINT capabilities. Each is pursing overlapping forefronts of future MASINT/AGI capability development.
The WPMDC has three goals which are: