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Aerospace

Aerospace

From turbine engines and alternative fuels to unmanned vehicles and hypersonic systems, we're pioneering aerospace technologies that help the Air Force soar higher, faster, and more efficiently.

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Sensors

Sensors

Every day, our labs discover new applications for radar and electro-optic sensors that give our country an undeniable advantage in each mission.

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Information

Information

Advance knowledge is the difference between winning and losing the fight. We lead the world in command control, communications, computer, cyber and intelligence. These technologies aren’t just for innovation’s sake—they give our warfighters confidence.

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Munitions

Munitions

Our warfighters deserve every advantage possible. We develop leading weapon systems that ensure the Air Force is able to neutralize any threat, any time or anywhere. From missiles to guidance technology, we’re keeping every fight unfair.

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Materials & Manufacturing

Materials & Manufacturing

There’s no room for malfunction when you’re on the battlefield. Our materials, processes and advanced manufacturing technologies support our Air Force in the most critical circumstances.

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Directed Energy

Directed Energy

We have unprecedented power to direct energy in a way that serves, protects and champions freedom. From powerful electromagnetics to electro-optics, we’re always exploring new ways to give our warfighters the upper-hand.

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Space Vehicles

Space Vehicles

Space is the ultimate frontier and we’re on the front lines. From space electronics to flight experiments, we’re ensuring that America not only leads in the sky but on the very fringes of our solar system.

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Human Performance

Human Performance

Our greatest asset continues to be the men and women that serve our country. Through biological and cognitive research, we ensure the warfighter’s training and readiness. Every technology we develop is designed with human capabilities in mind.