Aerospace, Defense & Aviation

Advanced Materials

Developing and integrating technology-based options for advanced materials and manufacturing processes for defensive application across the whole of Government.

Unmanned platforms

Unmanned platforms/sensor payloads

Commercial composites

manufacturing of advanced composites used in commercial helicopters and in military aircraft


Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaisance


Direct action, special reconnaissance, counter-terrorism, foreign internal defense, unconventional warfare, psychological warfare, civil affairs, and counter-narcotics operations

Electronic Warfare

SIGINT (C4ISR) anti-sub warfare, SOCOM, C4ISR, and spectrum warfare.

Spectrum Warfare

Operational concepts to advance and create spectrum-dependent technology