Emerging Technologies: Weapons of the Future

AFA's next episode in our Airman for Life Podcast is "Emerging Technologies: Weapons of the Future" sponsored by Lockheed Martin. In this episode Jack O'Banion, Dr. Mark Lewis and Scott Wierzbanowski discussed the exciting technology the Air Force is developing. The panel touched on DARPA's Gremlins program, experimental space planes, hypersonics, and 5th generation aircraft. Access the podcast on AFA's website, Apple Podcasts or Google Play.

Aerospace Sustainment: Keeping the Fleet Flying

AFA’s next episode in our Airman for Life Podcast is “Aerospace Sustainment: Keeping the Fleet Flying” sponsored by Lockheed Martin in this episode Lt Gen Bruce Litchfield, USAF (Ret.), Lt Gen Donald Wetekam, USAF (Ret.) and Maj Gen David Gillett, USAF (Ret.) discussed the important job maintainers do for the Air Force. The panel touched on where the Air Force stands after sequestration created deep cuts to maintenance and modernization as well as what Airmen can expect in the next generation of sustainment solutions. Access the podcast on AFA’s website or on iTunes or Google Play.

Air Warfare Symposium - Spark Tank Finals

Podcast featuring the Spark Tank Finals Competition at AFA's Air Warfare Symposium on February 22, 2018.

Finalist Teams:

  • KC-135 Boom Instructor Platform Modification
  • Mobile Pod Test Stand
  • Graphic Airfield Suitability Display
  • AF Connect: Mobile Device Secure App
  • Brass to Bucks
  • Maintenance Operation Training Augmented Reality