Blog tagged as Innovation

WBI Collider Gives Small Businesses Inside Info on T2/T3 Processes

By: Laura Dempsey

On a rainy Thursday in February, an interest in working with the government brought 55 people to Wright Brothers Institute’s downtown Dayton facility, all eager to learn the open secrets of the world of defense contracting. An additional 111 people took the remote route, taking adva...

07.03.23 05:00 PM - Comment(s)
WBIs Tech Sprint Expertise Offers New Solutions for Disposal of Unexploded Ordnance

By: Laura Dempsey

For three intensive days, personnel from Wright Brothers Institute, AFRL’s Materials and Manufacturing Directorate (AFRL/RX) and Junior Force Warfighter Operations in RX (JFWORX) studied one of the Air Force’s most precarious problems: disposal of unexploded ordnance.

The current pro...

02.03.23 08:19 PM - Comment(s)
WBI Facilitates evaluation of advanced AFRL concepts in USINDOPACOM Sustainment Exercise

By: Laura Dempsey

A contingent from Wright Brothers Institute’s Rapid Innovation team joined AFRL and members of the 920th Rescue Wing from Patrick Space Force Base to evaluate a series of ongoing AFRL technologies. The evaluations took place during the United States Indo-Pacific Command (USINDOPACOM...

06.10.22 06:10 PM - Comment(s)
WBI Designs New Approach for UREM Grand Challenge
Wright Brothers Institute has extensive experience developing and executing Grand Challenges for the Air Force Research Laboratory. Grand Challenges are programs that seek to foster collaboration and new partnerships engaged to tackle a specific Department of Defense issue. They attract non-traditio...
10.02.22 03:03 PM - Comment(s)
Gunshots that arent: Exploring the Use of Artificial Sound in Military, Law Enforcement Activity
Engineers at the Air Force Research Lab’s Munitions Directorate wanted to explore the idea of using replicated gunshots for military and possible civilian law-enforcement use.

Real life - logistics, tactics, and strategy - limit the options of the firearms operator with regard to enemy engagement. Th...
27.12.21 05:23 PM - Comment(s)