USAF Awards Alion $41M Supply Chain Contract

USAF Awards Alion $41M Supply Chain Contract

409th Supply Chain Management Engineering Office Awards $41M to Alion to Support Critical Air Force Supply Chain Needs December 20, 2016; Washington, D.C. – As fielded systems and aircraft continue to age, reliability, maintainability, and sustainability are...
Case Study: Meeting 21st Century Challenges

Case Study: Meeting 21st Century Challenges

Customer: U.S. Army Enterprise Task Force, Office of Business Transformation (OBT) Challenge: The Army would not be able to sustain current and future combat missions without upgrading its business model to get the right soldier to the right place at the right time...
Case Study: Making the Air Fleet Safer and Easier to Maintain

Case Study: Making the Air Fleet Safer and Easier to Maintain

Customer: US Air Force Nondestructive Inspection Program Office, (AFRL/RXS-OL) Challenge: The Air Force required an independent third party to assist in reviewing and updating their nondestructive evaluation procedures and tools, which are used to maintain the Air...
Secure Measures for Classified Information

Secure Measures for Classified Information

Before clearing a U.S. Coast Guard ship for service, classified information processing systems are examined closely to identify and correct any compromising emissions. The DoD’s TEMPEST standard serves as the benchmark that must be met. Since 2007, the Coast Guard has...
A Clear View of Submarine Imaging

A Clear View of Submarine Imaging

The Navy’s Integrated Submarine Imaging System (ISIS) captures and distributes high-definition video and photographic data for navigation and critical mission support. But access to detailed views of components and interconnected systems had been limited. Working with...
Impacts of Tailored Training

Impacts of Tailored Training

Training is an essential component to a strong fighting force. But just how effective is that training, and can performance outcomes be enriched by customizing training methods to the specific task? The U.S. Army Research Institute wanted hard evidence on which to...
Faster Re-deployment in Theater

Faster Re-deployment in Theater

Army helicopter crews depend on Forward Area Refueling Point (FARP) locations to quickly service, refuel and rearm in theater. To enable faster deployment and re-deployment of the OH-58D Kiowa Warrior helicopter, Alion developed a complete set of tools, jigs,...
Easing Maintenance on Old Aircraft

Easing Maintenance on Old Aircraft

With extensive maintenance requirements on the rise, the aging C-5 Galaxy fleet is being scrutinized. The Air Force Life Cycle Management Center at Robins Air Force Base, Georgia, has the challenge of reducing maintenance requirements as well as costs, while ensuring...
Expanding Geospatial Capabilities

Expanding Geospatial Capabilities

Up-to-the-minute geospatial data — topographical information, terrain, roads and the effects of the weather and time of day — is a key element of battlefield intelligence. To help the Army better manage, analyze, and share geospatial data, Alion’s team worked...
Hybrid Energy Systems Bring Efficiency to Army Posts

Hybrid Energy Systems Bring Efficiency to Army Posts

The Army’s Rapid Equipping Force provides game-changing technologies for greater effectiveness and survivability in the field. Their Energy to the Tactical Edge (E2E) program focuses on reducing the energy footprint at Army posts in Afghanistan. Through the E2E...