The American Forces Network (AFN) is the broadcast service operated by the United States
Armed Forces' American Forces Radio and Television Service (AFRTS) for its entertainment and command internal information
networks worldwide. The AFN worldwide radio and television broadcast network serves American servicemen and women,
Department of Defense and other U.S. government civilians and their families stationed at bases overseas, as well as U.S.
Navy ships at sea. AFN broadcasts popular American radio and television programs from the major U.S. networks. It is sometimes
referred to as the Armed Forces Network. AFRTS, American Forces Network and AFN are registered trademarks of the U.S. Department of
Defense. It is based at Fort George G. Meade in Maryland.