Defense

August 24, 2018
 

Deep freeze

Navy photograph by Sarah Burford

Following a seven hour flight from Christchurch, New Zealand via a C-17 military transport plane, personnel arriving at McMurdo Station, Antarctica, are greeted by freezing temperatures and clean, pristine air following a seven hour flight from Christchurch, New Zealand.




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Army photograph by Charles Rosemond

Army innovation through re-engineering

Army photograph by Charles Rosemond A U.S. Soldier with D Company, 1st Battalion, 3rd Aviation Regiment (Attack Reconnaissance), 12th Combat Aviation Brigade, conducts routine maintenance on a AH-64 Apache helicopter on Aug. 29...
 
 
Air Force photograph by Heide Couch

AFRL team looks to solve fatigue issues for C-5 crew members

Air Force photograph by JD Bales A lightweight and foldable seat is one of two initial prototype designs created by Air Force Research Laboratory researchers in an effort to implement a safer and less fatiguing way for Air Forc...
 
 
Northrop Grumman photograph

Army researchers develop software to ensure that if a military robot falls, it can get itself up

Northrop Grumman photograph Researchers, including Army scientists, are exploring new techniques using the Advanced Explosive Ordnance Disposal Robotic System Increment 1 Platform. ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md.–Scientists ...