Written by: Laura Dempsey


When the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) was asked to work toward ensuring success of the U.S. Air Force 2030 Science and Engineering Strategy, they introduced a new concept:  focused advanced development programs called Vanguards. Vanguard programs “will aim for s...

19.05.20 09:55 PM - Comment(s)

Written by: Laura Dempsey


Rob Klees, Strategic Partnership Manager at Wright Brothers Institute, was invited to be one of the judges evaluating 14 startup pitches by Small Business Innovation Research Phase I awardees in a new and highly competitive challenge designed to evaluate innovative technolog...
10.05.20 11:23 PM - Comment(s)




By Laura Dempsey
 
A tour of MGMWERX in Montgomery, Alabama, provided Wright Brothers Institute (WBI) insight into their specialty of aligning Air University initiatives with the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL).


MGMWERX was created under a Partnership Intermediary Agreement (PIA) between DEFE...
02.04.20 07:30 PM - Comment(s)
The Air Force has a shortage of trained maintenance crews and this will help them get up to speed and make less mistakes by providing direct reference via augmented reality to the crews.

This is an exploratory project to see if Augmented Reality can be used on the flight line to improve efficiency an...

07.10.19 07:34 PM - Comment(s)

AF Explore will act as the pipeline for pre-developed Vanguard concepts. This pilot program has the potential to accelerate research areas within AFRL, as they become capabilities in collaboration with the Air Force Warfighting Integration Capability (AFWIC) office. The program seeks to develop fiel...

07.10.19 06:18 PM - Comment(s)

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