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FAA Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center

For 75 years the Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center has led the way in aviation training, research, aircraft maintenance and logistics support. In 1946, the Center was established under the Civil Aeronautics Administration as Will Rogers Field to provide centralized training and aircraft maintenance. In 1978, legislation was passed to change the Center’s name to Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center in honor of Senator Mike Monroney, who authored the legislation that created the Federal Aviation Administration in 1958.

Today, the Center is home to over 6,300 Federal employees, contractors and students. Employees work in a wide variety of careers performing critical functions that touch every aspect of the National Airspace System to support the safe and efficient operations of national and international aviation systems. The Center is the second largest employer in Oklahoma City and the fourth largest employer in the state, with an annual economic impact of over $1.65 billion.
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To provide the safest, most efficient aerospace system in the world.... Read more


To be a highly valued strategic partner to our stakeholders - providing innovative business solutions, while sustaining operational excellence, and advancing emerging technologies.... Read more


To provide technical training, engineering, research and other services which directly support the safe and efficient operations of our national and international aviation systems and provide competitive business solutions for our customers.... Read more

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The FAA Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center is building the foundation of aerospace safety today for tomorrow's new technologies. To accomplish this the Center fosters an environment which creates a culture of business excellence, cost-effectiveness, collaboration, and open communication.... Read more


Innovation is our signature.
We foster creativity and vision to provide solutions beyond today's boundaries.

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Entrance to the FAA Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center Facilities
An Air Traffic Control student receiving instruction in a radar lab at the FAA Academy in Oklahoma City, OK.
The Flight Research and Analysis Group uses state of the art equipment such as Level D Flight Simulators (B-737/800, A-330/340) to conduct  aviation safety research and to collaborate with the global aerospace research community on existing and emerging flight technologies and operational concepts.
The Civil Aerospace Medical Institute conducts aviation and aerospace medical research and forensic pathology.