AFRL communicates the impact of military technology at DOD Lab Day

Scientists and engineers from the Air Force Research Laboratory displayed advancements in 13 different technology areas at the Department of Defense Lab Day April...

Soldiers train with Army’s first personal UAS

Imagine a battlefield where Soldiers have access to near-real time video transmitted back to them on a handheld device. Program Executive Office Soldier fielded...

Augmented reality training on the horizon to give Soldiers edge in...

The Army's new battlefield heads-up display, the Integrated Visual Augmentation System, will revolutionize the way Soldiers prepare for future conflicts, the Army's vice chief...

Army pushes for higher speeds in future tiltrotor aircraft

The U.S. Army is developing a new wind-tunnel testbed that will help future tiltrotor aircraft attain higher speeds, improved stability and enhanced safety. At a...

AFRL achieves “shocking” materials technology breakthrough

The Air Force Research Laboratory, along with research partners at Los Alamos National Laboratory, Washington, are working to change the shape of materials technology...

Successful demonstration of blown-air flight technologies to revolutionize aircraft design

For the first time in aviation history, an aircraft has been manoeuvred in flight using supersonically blown air, removing the need for complex movable...

AFRL Tech Expo showcases readiness technologies

Air Force photograph by Karen SchlesingerSenior leaders from across the Air Force were at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base for the Basing and Logistics...

Lockheed Martin announces first-ever recipients of STEM scholarships

Lockheed Martin recently announced the recipients of its 2019 STEM Scholarship Program. The program is geared toward high school and college undergraduate students planning...

AFRL partnership advancing wearable sensor technology

Photograph courtesy of Profusa, Inc.The Air Force Research Laboratory is working with Nextflex and industry startup Profusa, Inc., to advance wearable remote human...

World’s largest airplane makes first flight

Photograph by Peter W. Merlin Stratolaunch, the world’s largest airplane, took to the air for the first time April 13, following more than eight years...