Junior Navy scientists, engineers develop integration capability for electric weapons

It has all the trappings of a bestselling Navy technological thriller -- six junior scientists and engineers overcame the odds to develop a new...

Army focuses on power, propulsion for future unmanned aircraft systems

The development of power and propulsion technologies for future unmanned aircraft systems will deliver more reach, lethality and protection for the Army's modernization efforts...

Army project develops agile scouting robots

In a research project for the U.S. Army, researchers at the University of California, Berkeley developed an agile robot, called Salto that looks like...

Air Force Research Laboratory demonstrates world’s first daytime free-space quantum communication...

The Air Force Research Laboratory Starfire Optical Range in New Mexico recently demonstrated quantum communication in daylight under conditions representative of space-to-Earth satellite links. “This...

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...