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WBI Workshop Examines Shortcomings of Remote Airfield Preparation, Identifies Improvements

By: Laura Dempsey

The Air Force Research Laboratory’s Center for Rapid Innovation (CRI) engaged Wright Brothers Institute to take charge of a two-day Aerial Airfield Survey Tool Workshop in mid-October. The workshop was designed to respond to the Contingency Response Wing’s (CRWs) need to assess the ...

26.01.23 05:25 PM - Comment(s)
Sprint methodology looks to transform software acquisition at 711th Human Performance Wing
The Air Force Research Lab’s 711th Human Performance Wing was dissatisfied with its software acquisition process, and felt it was time for a change. The scientists and engineers were hindered by the time and paperwork required to update software, and believed they should establish a business process...
20.10.22 07:04 PM - Comment(s)
WBI Key in Connecting Wastewater Specialist to Challenge Opportunity
By: Laura Dempsey

Conventional wisdom says success is often found in who you know. In the case of Strongbox Solutions, a specialist in environmentally conscious waste-water disposal, and Confluence, a water technology innovation cluster in the Ohio River Valley region, it is who you know, but also wh...
27.06.22 07:19 PM - Comment(s)
WBI's Open Innovation Challenge Provides Revamped Training Model for B-21 Crews

In late summer 2020, Wright Brothers Institute was put to work on an issue identified by the Air Force Global Strike Command (AFGSC). Training practices for B-21 bomber pilot and maintainer crews had not kept up with technology, creating a bottleneck in keeping the fleet properly manned and trained....

23.02.22 08:27 PM - Comment(s)
WBIs Small Business Colliders Arm Contractors with Information, Hard Truths for Smart Business
By: Laura Dempsey

The Wright Brothers Institute’s Collaboration Services team and Small Business Hub recently planned and executed two Colliders aimed at helping small businesses navigate the world of government contracting. Both events partnered WBI with Taft Law to offer expert legal opinions and a...
16.06.21 09:21 PM - Comment(s)