IS4S is Incredibly Grateful to Win First-ever “Hat Trick” at Air Force Weapons Pitch Day 2022
At the 2022 Air Force Weapons Pitch Day, IS4S “Pitched” and won an unprecedented 3 awards! No other company has ever accomplished this before. The three direct to Phase 2 SBIR awards totaled $5.5M and covered the following topic areas: Long Range Kill Chain Digital Model, Low-Cost Decoy, and Resilient Software Defined Radio for PNT. The Air Force Weapons Pitch Day consisted of a 5-minute presentation followed by a 5-minute Q&A period. This year, the Air Force received over 70 pitch topic proposals and down selected to 21 topics from 18 companies across the United States. In total, 14 companies won awards totally up to $1.83M each. IS4S was the only company to win multiple awards.
Naval Surface Warfare Center, Port Hueneme Division
Photo by Dana Rene White
IS4S employees, Jacob Martin (left) and John Kendrick (Right) demo IS4S 3D-printed cover on the Forward Looking Infrared (FLIR) camera cable area aboard the Self Defense Test Ship during the Aug. 25 Repair Technology Exercise, or REPTX, at Naval Surface Warfare Center, Port Hueneme Division. IS4S was one of several companies on site for the event to design a cable protection solution.