ATF


ATF

ATF is a three-letter abbreviation that can stand for:

Places:
* The Accelerator Test Facility, an experimental particle accelerator in KEK, Japan.
* Ambato Chachoan Airport (IATA code ATF), Ambato, Ecuador
* ATF, the ISO 3166-1 three letter country code for the French Southern Territories in the Indian Ocean
* Atlantic Theatre Festival, a professional theatre company located in Wolfville, Nova Scotia, Canada

Organizations:
* American Type Founders, former dominant American manufacturer of metal type
* Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, a law enforcement agency within the United States Department of Justice

Technology:
* Anatomical transfer function, also called the head-related transfer function, the mathematical description of sound wave propagation through the human body
* Activating Transcription Factors, a family of DNA binding proteins which regulate gene transcription
* Artificial transcription factor, a type of engineered protein used in gene modulation
* Automated Telescope Facility
* Automatic transmission fluid, the liquid medium used in hydraulic automatic transmission systems

Military:
* Advanced Tactical Fighter program (competition between YF-22 and YF-23 fighter aircraft for U.S. Air Force contract)
* ATF, the United States Navy hull classification symbol for a Fleet Ocean Tug
* ATF Dingo military truck

Popular culture:
* "A.T.F.", a 1999 television film produced for the American Broadcasting Company
* After the Fire, 1970s and 80s rock band
* ATF, a rap song by DMX
* Stealth ATF, a computer game
* ATF (1988 video game), a computer game released by Digital Integration

Other:
* Acquire the Fire, a Christian youth conference series run by Teen Mania Ministries.


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