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  • Air Force Research Laboratory, partnered with Wright Brothers Institute, announce International “Swarm and Search AI Challenge”

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – The Air Force Research Laboratory and the United Kingdom Defence Science and Technology Laboratory, or DSTL, in collaboration with Wright Brothers Institute and University of Dayton Research Institute, are proud to announce, the “Swarm and Search AI Challenge: 2019 Fire Hack.” The challenge will explore new,
  • Civilian puts firm focus on fitness goals

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- It’s a new year, a perfect time to start off with realistic fitness goals and make better choices that will help you stay on track to a healthier lifestyle. That’s what Eric Thayer, 88th Force Support Squadron Airman & Family Readiness Center flight chief, does at the start of every year, throughout the year
  • AFRL scientist supports research effort with National Science Foundation at South Pole

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – Capt. Michael Nayak, an AFRL scientist who works for the Air Force Maui Optical and Supercomputing site in Hawaii, celebrated the holidays at home after spending two months at the South Pole where he supported a basic research effort for the Air Force and the National Science Foundation. While in Antarctica,
  • 88 ABW announces holiday hours of operation

     WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- The following facilities at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base will have different hours of operation (if not listed, consider them closed) Monday, Jan. 21, 2019, in observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Birthday: Gates 1A (Fairborn Gate) Jan. 21 Closed 1B (Springfield Gate) Jan. 21 Closed 12A (AFMC
  • Museum's STEM event focuses on science, education

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- Despite several inches of snow falling and hampering road conditions, more than 2,400 people joined Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and his wife Fran and Air Force Research Laboratory Commander, Maj. Gen. William Cooley, at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base during a
  • AFLCMC team working to acquire next generation fixed-wing helmet

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – The Air Force Life Cycle Management Center’s Human Systems Division working with members of the Advanced Tactical Acquisition Corps or ATAC – one of the center’s premier leadership development programs – are in the early stages of acquiring the next generation helmet for aircrews in fixed-wing aircraft with
  • Air Force aims to boost cooperative technology development between small businesses and research institutions to solve warfighter challenges

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – The Air Force Small Business Innovation Research/Small Business Technology Transfer (SBIR/STTR) Program is in the midst of a major transformation to accelerate critical new technologies to the warfighter, which includes a renewed emphasis on STTR projects.Major highlights of the new effort include an upcoming
  • Focus Week Registration open for courses offered Jan. 22-25

    Registration for the first Focus Week of 2019, scheduled for Jan. 22-25 at the 88th Air Base Wing, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, will continue until the day before each course is held.This Focus Week spotlights performance improvement for both the individual and organization. A wide variety of class subjects will be conducted throughout the
  • AFLCMC IT expert recognized at prestigious DOD ceremony

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – Amy Hall, a management information systems and information technology expert for the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center headquartered here, was recently recognized at the 2018 Department of Defense Chief Information Officer awards ceremony at the Pentagon.Hall received the honorable mention distinction
  • Kessel Run needs techies

    BOSTON – Kessel Run is looking for talent who can help the Air Force tackle its most vexing software issues, including the global Air Operations Center Weapon System and the F-35 Lightning II’s Autonomous Logistics Information System, or ALIS.The Kessel Run Experimentation Lab is building off of success in a workspace in North Boston, moving