Tuesday , 17 September 2019

Tag Archives: GPS

AMC’s Mission Index Flying Initiative Makes Air Force More Efficient

By Capt. Neil Samson Air Mobility Command Public Affairs SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE, Ill. — A global positioning system attached inside your car’s front windshield calculates your shortest time, distance and fuel savings resulting in fewer trips to the gas station and less money withdrawn from your debit card. Just as a GPS is able to save you money that …

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Armed with Science: Air Force Group Pushes Limits of Technology

By Ian Graham The technology that lets you listen to CDs, the GPS that got you around a traffic jam this morning, and even the mouse you just used to click on this story all are direct results of research conducted or sponsored by the Air Force Office of Scientific Research. For nearly 60 years, AFOSR has pushed the limits …

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