See teams compete for $1M in prize money in unique technical challenges designed to solve some of the Air Force’s most significant sustainment issues. Learn more below.
The goal of this challenge is for participants to accurately recreate a 3D printed part from an existing Technical Data Package using innovative techniques, all while demonstrating accuracy, skill, and completeness.
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With the rise of handheld scanning, the end goal is to identify automated or hands free scanning for rapid and accurate reverse engineering capabilities.
The goal of this technical challenge is to identify and demonstrate new aluminum materials that will further the AM industry.
The goal of this technical challenge is to identify innovative strategies for rapid design, qualification and deployment of sustainment solutions which leverage new manufacturing materials, processes, and components.