Air Force Research Lab

Air Force positions autonomous drones, networked weapon systems as top priorities

by • 1 month ago

The Air Force is asking Congress for more than $100 million in additional R&D funding for autonomous drones and networked weapon systems.

Air Force Research Lab to conduct more than 100 experiments with new navigation satellite

by • 1 month ago

The Navigation Technology Satellite-3 (NTS-3) initiative comes at a time when GPS satellites, which the U.S. military, private sector and the average citizen depend on, are at risk of being jammed.

Air Force Research Lab awards $500M contract for anti-drone tech

by • 8 months ago

The service has signed the deal with PAR Government Systems.

DDS to transfer counter-drone capabilities to Air Force

by • 8 months ago

Air Force Research Lab's NINJA counter-sUAS program will absorb the Defense Digital Service's drone-sensing capabilities.

Air Force testing microwave weapons to stop drones

by • 10 months ago

The directed energy program could give the military tools to disable incoming drones.

Air Force can now deploy drones from other drones

by • 1 year ago

The Air Force Research Lab successfully launched a small unmanned system from a larger drone mid-flight, the lab said.