J6 - C4S Systems

Directorate of Command, Control, Communications and Computer Systems

C4S Systems (J6)


Welcome to Headquarters U.S. Africa Command, Directorate of Command, Control, Communications and Computer Systems (J6). The J6 Directorate is located on Kelley Barracks, in Stuttgart, Germany and manages C4 Systems efforts for the command here at the Kelley Barracks Command Headquarters, at the Joint Analysis Center (JAC) in Molesworth, England, and forward elements located at Camp Lemmonier, Djibouti. We also conduct multiple capacity-building engagement activities with our African partners as well as the annual African Endeavor coalition communications interoperability exercise.


The AFRICOM J6, Directorate of C4 Systems, provides timely, trusted and effective information capability enabling global mission command at the point of need in support of the AFRICOM Campaign Plan, contingency, and operational missions by continuously improving U.S., partner and coalition communication systems, interoperability and cybersecurity.


AFRICOM’s assigned forces and mission partners leverage an agile, timely, reliable, and effective set of communications and cybersecurity capabilities in support of the advancement of U.S. national interests and promotes African regional security, stability and prosperity.

Mailing Address:
U.S. Africa Command
UNIT 29951
APO AE 09751-9951
DSN: (314) 421-4521/4977/2172
Commercial: +49 (0)711 729-4521/4977/2172