News | Nov 2, 2017

The SBIR Program is Critical for Success at AEDC

The Air Force’s Arnold Engineering Complex (AEDC), located in Tennessee, is the world’s largest aerospace test facility. Military aircraft, spacecraft, and weapons systems are all put through their paces here, in wind tunnels, space chambers, engine test cells, and other testing environments.

The Air Force Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program helps AEDC fulfill its critical defense mission by helping small businesses develop new technologies that can advance AEDC’s capabilities.

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