“Blockchain innovator SImple Blockchain Applications (SIMBA) has been awarded a Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I grant by the U.S. Air Force Rapid Sustainment Office (AFRSO) to develop next-generation critical mission technology and digitally empowered supply chains. The solution is intended to give the Air Force the capabilities to manufacture, test and deploy sophisticated aircraft parts and other weaponry on-demand using advanced 3D printing supported and secured by blockchain. If successful, the Plymouth, Indiana-based business could be awarded up to $1 million in additional funding to develop further and commercialize the technology…”

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