ONR’s directorates balance a robust science and technology (S&T) portfolio, allocating funds to meet the warfighter's requirements.
Hundreds of people from six nations worked on cutting-edge unmanned underwater vehicles and mine countermeasures at the ONR-sponsored Pax River technology demonstrations, which concluded Sept. 25 at Naval Air Station Patuxent River in Maryland. A total of 40 unmanned, autonomous or remotely operated systems were demonstrated and tested, including over 30 in the water at one time. While undersea autonomous vehicles aren’t on most people’s radar, experts say they represent a vital part of the future for American and allied warfighters.
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ONR Hits the Road
Modern Day Marine (Details)
Marine Corps Base, Quantico, Virginia
Sept. 22-24, 2015
Pacific Maritime Expo (Details)
Oct. 6-8, 2015
Navy Week Atlanta
Oct, 26-27, 2015
Scientists from the U.S. and India are studying monsoons to advance weather prediction capabilities in the Bay of Bengal. Working aboard ONR's research vessel R/V Roger Revelle, the team collected data over a month at sea to advance understanding of monsoon intensity.
ONR Networks Around the Globe