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March 28, 2019
Enhancing the Expectations of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) – Recognizing Aviation-Grade Suppliers
The unmanned systems industry stands to disrupt almost every major industry. Indeed, it has already revolutionized warfare, and there is no hint of it slowing down. This growth...
March 12, 2019 | Source: theverge.com, Jon Porter, 22 November 2019
MIT Researchers Create Plane That Flies Without Any Moving Parts
Researchers at MIT have developed a plane capable of flying without any moving parts, reports MIT Technology Review . The feat was achieved using electroaerodynamic propulsion,...
March 6, 2019 | Source: National Defense Magazine, nationaldefensemagazine.org, Yasmin Tadjdeh, 25 February 2019
Rolls-Royce Gearing Up for B-52 Re-Engining Program
Rolls-Royce is unveiling its manufacturing plans as it pursues the Air Force's much anticipated B-52H re-engining program. The service is planning to embark on a major...
February 12, 2019 | Source: MarketWatch
Amid 2020 Satellite Launch Targets, Capella Space Selects Phase Four for Maxwell On-Orbit Propulsion System
Early access purchase agreement demonstrates industry demand for Phase Four's new small satellite engine EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Jan. 31, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Phase Four, a best...
November 5, 2018 | Source: U.S. Army, arl.army.mil, ARL Public Affairs, 18 July 2018
Army Makes Inroads Toward Tripling the Energy of Explosives
A team of researchers from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory and Washington State University have discovered a new type of energetic material that could have triple the energy...
October 26, 2018
The Pintle That Will Change the World
"The ability of this pintle to simply and efficiently inject a multitude of hypergolic fuels and throttle them from five percent all the way to full throttle is very exciting. It...
October 22, 2018 | Source: California Institute of Technology, caltech.edu, 15 May 2018, Robert Perkins
No Motor, No Battery, No Problem
New robot concept uses responsive materials to swim through water. Engineers at Caltech and ETH Zurich have developed robots capable of self-propulsion without using any motors,...
October 8, 2018 | Source: AirForce Times, airforcetimes.com, 22 Sept 2018, Charlsy Panzino
Here’s How Air Mobility Command Will Improve Aircraft Survivability
“Our ability to deploy decisive force is foundational to the National Defense Strategy. The size and lethality of the force is of little consequence if we can’t get it where it...
Survivability and Vulnerability
Testing Gas-Turbine Aircraft Engines
INTRODUCTION Gas-turbine aircraft engines, such as those used in nearly all modern aircraft (fighters, attack, helicopters, and transports), must be tested by the U.S. Department...
May 7, 2018 | Source: Georgia Institute of Technology, rh.gatech.edu, 26 Jan 2018, John Toon
Researchers Boost Efficiency and Stability of Optical Rectennas
The research team that announced the first optical rectenna in 2015 is now reporting a two-fold efficiency improvement in the devices — and a switch to air-stable diode materials...