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OUR HISTORY
Updated: 1/17/2015 11:18:27 AM

1971 – TRI-TAC established to ensure interoperability among services.

1976 – Original members of the various TRI-TAC testing teams, the U.S. military services and the National Security Agency began arriving at Fort Huachuca.

1984 – TRI-TAC/JTE was redesignated as DoD Joint Tactical Command, Control, and Communications Agency (JTC3A).

1989 – Official Ribbon Cutting Ceremony held for the opening of the JITC Headquarters facility at Fort Huachuca.

1999 – The Joint Interoperability Test Center name changed to Joint Interoperability Test Command.

Today – JITC continues to be experts in testing and certification, accelerating the Nation’s Information Technology dominance.

1973 – First known official Fort Huachuca TRI-TAC office was established in Greely Hall.

1979 –JTE/JTF was established.

1987 – The Defense Communications Agency, now known as DISA, consolidated the TRI-TAC/JTE and JTC3A organizations under one organization known as the Joint Interoperability Test Center, and moved them to Fort Huachuca. Construction of the new JITC Headquarters building began.

1998 – JITC Indian Head, MD was established.

2011 – JITC Fort Meade, MD established.