Blog tagged as pilot

WBI's Market Landscaping Expertise Guides Global Strike Through Improvements in Pilot, Maintainer Training

The U.S. Air Force Air Force Global Strike Command (AFGSC) knew it could do better. Specifically, the training practices in use had not kept up with technology, creating a bottleneck in keeping the bomber force manned and trained. The focus was on the aircraft – the most expensive piece of the equat...

25.01.21 07:15 PM - Comment(s)
WBI Summer of Innovation 2.0 Support Accelerates Autonomy Validation for Air Force, Department of Defense
Air Force systems are becoming more complex, and the push for increased autonomy in these systems means that complexity will grow even faster than before. Tests and simulation methods need exponentially more effort to properly evaluate more complex systems, and leaves more room for error, while dema...
01.11.19 06:44 PM - Comment(s)

Ms. Devaki Raj, CEO and Founder at CrowdAI, pitches her product to a crowd of small businesses, venture capitalists, and Airmen during the Inaugural Air Force Pitch Day in Manhattan, New York, March 7, 2019. Raj was awarded a same-day contract with the U.S. Air Force during AF Pitch Day. AF Pitch Day is designed as a fast-track program to put companies on one-page contracts and same-day awards with the swipe of a government credit card. The Air Force is partnering with small businesses to help further national security in air, space and cyberspace. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech Sgt. Anthony Nelson Jr.)

In 2017 the Air Force Research Laboratory’s Mike Moulton, working with Bob Lee from Wright Brothers Institute and Adam Renner, a former AFRL/RH employee, collaborated to build a physiological monitoring system that could be incorporated with a communication earplug for pilot health monitoring. This ...

01.05.19 02:41 AM - Comment(s)