Every year, new technologies emerge that could change how naval forces operate. One of those technologies is the Autonomous Aerial Cargo/Utility System (AACUS)-an Office of Naval Research-led program that can make any rotary-wing aircraft capable of fully autonomous flight.
The Office of Naval Research (ONR) today announced awards of $16 million through its 2018 Young Investigator Program (YIP). The awards were made to 31 scientists whose research holds strong promise across a wide range of naval-relevant science and technology areas.
As part of the Office of Naval Research (ONR) National African-American History Month observance, members of the Montford Point Marines Association discussed the experiences of the first African-American Marines who entered the Marine Corps during World War II at an ONR event Feb. 22.
The Naval Aerospace Medical Institute and Adaptive Immersion Technologies, a software company, are developing a computer game to identify individuals with the right skills to be UxV operators. The project, sponsored by the Office of Naval Research (ONR), is called StealthAdapt.
Responding to a call from top military leaders to accelerate delivery of technology to the warfighter, officials from the Office of Naval Research (ONR) recently launched a program designed to spur innovation in the Navy and Marine Corps.