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Archive: May, 2019

May 23, 2019

Marines assess small business innovations during weeklong evaluation

From April 29 to May 3, the Small Business Innovation Research program at Marine Corps Systems Command hosted a Limited Military User Assessment and Engineering Technical Review at the Gruntworks Squad Integration Facility aboard Marine Corps Base Quantico. The weeklong event enabled Marines to assess, demonstrate and provide feedback for promising SBIR prototype technologies from MCSC, Program Executive Officer Land Systems and the Joint Non-Lethal Weapons Directorate.

May 22, 2019

Inspiring speakers, technologies welcome attendees to AFRL Inspire, Tech Expo

Seven people from Air Force Research Laboratory technology directorates across the country presented inspiring talks at the fourth AFRL Inspire event held May 16 at the Dayton Convention Center in front of more than 500 attendees.

May 21, 2019

Voice From the Community

Dr. Shannon Foley, Human Effects Scientist at the Joint Non-Lethal Weapons Directorate is highlighted in the May 2019 issues of Defense Systems Digest.

May 3, 2019

Air Force Research Laboratory completes successful shoot down of air-launched missiles

The Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) Self-Protect High Energy Laser Demonstrator (SHiELD) Advanced Technology Demonstration (ATD) Program successfully completed a major program milestone April 23, 2019 with the successful surrogate laser weapon system shoot down of multiple air launched missiles in flight.