News Search

small business

News Comments Updated
CorRES corrosion and coating evaluation system New corrosion evaluation system makes “sense” for Air Force
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio –  As next-generation material development drives advances in Air Force technology, understanding the ability of new materials to perform in the operational environment is paramount to transition success. This is particularly important to scientists working to develop new, high performance Air Force coating
0 3/20
The Air Force SBIR/STTR Program supported development of a virtual aircraft maintenance trainer that is currently being adapted for the F-15E Strike Eagle. (U.S. Air Force photo/2nd Lt. Mitchell Lichtenwald) AFRL and small business develop game-based, virtual fighter aircraft maintenance training
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio - A Massachusetts-based company is building a virtual aircraft maintenance trainer for the Air Force that would allow for larger class sizes and troubleshooting scenarios that are difficult to present in a traditional live setting.Also known as MAGPIE – which stands for Maintenance Training Based on an Adaptive
0 1/16
U.S. Air Force Reserve Master Sgt. Joshua Hames, a loadmaster assigned to the 327th Airlift Squadron, refers to his Electronic Flight Bag, on how he should rig the extraction parachute to the load at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark., Feb. 16, 2016. Hames is in upgrade training as part of the 913th Airlift Group’s transition from the “H” model to the “J” model, and is trained to use the EFB in order to complete certain tasks. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Jeff Walston/Released)
Hanscom proves PlugTest acquisition model
HANSCOM AIR FORCE BASE, Mass., - Hanscom Collaboration and Innovation Center personnel here completed the first successful Air Force PlugTest of software for Electronic Flight Bags June 9, resulting in a $1.3 million contract award.   PlugTests pit potential contractors against each other by hosting systems on accessible military networks and
0 7/06
Bill Donaldson, Hanscom Air Force Base Small Business director, speaks to the audience during a panel at the Air Force/Army Business Industry Day at the University of Mass. Lowell Jan. 24. The event, sponsored by the Mass. Military Asset and Security Strategy Task Force and Mass Development, provides an opportunity for small businesses to learn about doing business with the Department of Defense, and specifically the installations in the Commonwealth. (U.S. Air Force photo by Mark Herlihy) Hanscom highlights opportunities during Business Industry Day
LOWELL, Mass. – Personnel from Hanscom Air Force Base, including the three program executive officers, presented information on the various portfolios and upcoming contracting opportunities during the Air Force/Army Business Industry Day at the University of Mass. Lowell Jan. 24.Sponsored by the Mass. Military Asset and Security Strategy Task
0 1/26