DoD Commercial Space Partnerships
Help us identify cutting-edge commercial satellite technology and uncover new payload ideas, designs, and prototypes to expand the DoD's capabilities.
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WE NEED YOUR INNOVATIVE SOLUTIONS!
This challenge seeks to identify cutting-edge commercial satellite technology and uncover new payload ideas, designs and prototypes to expand the DoD's capabilities. Diversifying the DoD's commercial portfolio of technology will increase its operational effectiveness, and there is undoubtedly room for improvement with current commercial satellite technology. Our goal is also to discover and adopt technologies that will be compatible with future and legacy systems. Join this meaningful conversation and share your solutions.
What's in it for you?
USAF and AFWERX possess innovation funding to designate towards exploring viable solutions and partnerships to further strengthen the Air Force. USAF has prototype funding available for individuals or companies who propose solutions to this specific challenge. Expert evaluators will carefully examine compelling challenge solutions presented within this crowdsourcing platform, and the best solutions could lead to additional prototyping, R&D and production contracts to be granted after the initial award. Your participation could lead to official recognition for you or your company and the chance to work alongside the Air Force and other DoD agencies to see your concept mature into impactful real-life implementation!