AFIT CDE, Notre Dame Successfully Tests AAPT
2011-04-20 17:00:00

The Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT) Center for Directed Energy (CDE) and the University of Notre Dame have successfully tested the AFIT Active Pointer Tracker (AAPT) in flight. This is a key component of the Airborne Aero-Optics Multi-Research Initiative sponsored by the High Energy Laser Joint Technology Office. MZA supports AFIT and Notre Dame in the AAOL development with modeling, analysis, and aero-optical data reduction. The recent successful AAOL tests are chronicled in an article by AFIT CDE and in a video news article published by WZZM, an ABC affiliate in Grand Rapids, MI.