Forum 360: Toward the Next-Gen Military Aviation Fleet 16 June 2023 0930 - 1130

Military aviation is a critical component of modern military operations, providing strategic and tactical advantages for defense and security. With the rapid advancements in technology and the increasing complexity of military operations, the need for a next-generation military aviation fleet is becoming increasingly important.

In this session, we will explore the latest trends and developments in military aviation and the roadmap towards the next-generation military aviation fleet. Our expert panelists will discuss the emerging technologies and innovations, such as advanced materials, propulsion systems, avionics, and unmanned aerial vehicles, and their potential impact on military aviation.

We will also discuss the challenges and opportunities associated with the integration of new technologies into the military aviation fleet, including the importance of ensuring interoperability and maintaining a balance between capability and affordability.
  • lahey Laurette Lahey
    Senior Director of Flight and Vehicle Technology, Boeing Research and Technology
  • Greg-Addington-2023 Greg Addington
    Chief Strategist, Air Vehicles Division, AFRL
  • Mahendra-Bhagwat-2023 Mahendra Bhagwat
    Senior Research Scientist, Airvehicle Aerodynamics and Preliminary Design, Technology Development Directorate, U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command Aviation & Missile Center
  • Placeholder-Male Larry Branthoover
    PEO(T) APEO Science and Technology, NAVAIR
  • Loren-Wookie-Jacobi-2023 CAPT Loren Jacobi
    CNAF N8 / Force Requirements Officer, US Navy
  • Joseph-Kendall Joseph Kendall
    Deputy to the Air Combat Command Chief Scientist, United States Air Force
  • Venke-Sankaran-2023 Venke Sankaran
    Chief Scientist of Aerospace Systems Directorate, AFRL