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  • New and Improved AtHoc Keeps Base Personnel in the Loop

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, OHIO- With cold weather just around the corner, it’s important than that base personnel stay in the loop on changing base conditions.AtHoc recently ditched the purple globe version of its emergency mass notification system and switched to a new and improved white globe version. The new version upgraded from a
  • Air Force Research Laboratory joins Quantum Economic Development Consortium

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – The Air Force Research Laboratory has announced that it is joining the Quantum Economic Development Consortium, established in 2018 as a direct result of the National Quantum Initiative Act.The mission of the QED-C is to identify gaps and support enabling technology research and development to enhance the
  • Educational institution celebrates centennial with aplomb

    Alumni, special speakers, astronauts highlight AFIT’s evolutionWRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – An institution headquartered here went all-out Nov. 7 to mark its 100 years of educating Airmen for meeting Air Force missions.The Air Force Institute of Technology celebrated its centennial with a symposium carrying a theme of inspiration to
  • AFRL, University of Dayton School of Law ink three-year Educational Partnership to provide patent training

    DAYTON, Ohio – The University of Dayton School of Law and the Air Force Research Laboratory at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base have entered into a three-year educational partnership agreement for the School of Law to provide AFRL engineers and scientists legal training in the area of patents."Educational partnership agreements with the Air Force
  • WPAFB Recycling Center’s open house to feature tours

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – Nov. 15 is America Recycles Day and to highlight the date the Wright-Patterson AFB Recycling Center is holding an open house from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.Recycling has greatly reduced the amount of trash landfilled on a daily basis. Recent data shows that materials worth $9 billion are thrown away each year. The
  • AFRL collaboration yields testing capability for additive manufactured heat exchangers

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – AFRL is turning up the heat!  A state-of-the-art Air Force Research Laboratory testing capability for new additive manufactured heat exchangers (HX) is now up and running and is already providing AFRL’s Maturation of Advanced Manufacturing for Low-cost Sustainment, or MAMLS, program with valuable data on the
  • AFRL tests in-house, rapidly developed small engine

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – The Air Force Research Laboratory demonstrated a new and ultra-responsive approach to turbine engine development with the initial testing of the Responsive Open Source Engine (ROSE) on Nov. 6, 2019, at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. The Aerospace Systems Directorate’s ROSE is the first turbine engine
  • AFRL honors scientists and engineers for exceptional career achievements

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – The Air Force Research Laboratory will honor 21 scientists and engineers Nov. 13 for their outstanding career accomplishments during the laboratory’s 2019 Fellows and Science and Engineering Early Career Awards Banquet at the National Museum of the United States Air Force. This group, which is the largest in
  • AFLCMC team’s efforts lead to the creation of a joint French/German C-130 squadron

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – Providing American allies with the aircraft they need to support their national sovereignty and defense is one of the missions of the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center.In a first, AFLCMC recently delivered two C-130Js and the first of two KC-130Js to a joint French and German squadron at Évreux-Fauville
  • Head of Air Combat Command tours AFRL

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – What kind of emerging, game-changing technologies are being developed at the Air Force Research Laboratory that are vital for meeting our warfighters’ needs?That’s what Gen. James M. “Mike” Holmes, head of Air Combat Command, wanted to know during a recent visit here. With AFRL Commander Maj. Gen. William