Innovation is about applying methods, processes, technology, or a combination of those to solve problems facing Airmen in the accomplishment of their mission. If you have an innovative idea that helps Airmen by increasing readiness or lethality, whether in your own career field or not, we want to hear from you!



As Team Whiteman’s spark cell, we are the base’s innovation experts. We seek to connect our Airmen with innovative solutions which increase their efficiency and mission effectiveness. Additionally, our state-of-the-art Innovation Lab provides resources and education for our Airmen and families in a myriad of advanced tools and techniques!

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AFWERX Explained

Stealthwerx falls within a broader Air and Space Force initiative to accelerate and rethink the way we innovate.


Working with U.S. and global industry partners the Air and Space Force serves as an initial investor to accelerate technology development and grow partnerships.


We connect the brightest Airmen and Guardians with innovative industry partners to cultivate an innovative new Force.


Accelerating capabilities by providing industry partners with military missions, infrastructure, and capabilities.

Accelerate Change or Lose

To remain the world’s greatest Air Force we must continue to innovate. Our industry partners are critical in ensuring that we outpace our adversaries and accelerate change.

Take Action

Have an idea that you think will share the future? Contact our team and we will turn today’s idea into tomorrow’s reality.

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