HomeWELCOMEOrganizationsRapid Sustainment Office Directorate

ADVANCED MANUFACTURING

Utilizing new manufacturing techniques to upgrade fleets, reduce waste and extend aircraft lifespans.



AUTOMATION AND ROBOTICS

Implementing technology solutions to accelerate maintenance times, reduce manual labor, mitigate health risks and decrease costs.

 

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND MACHINE LEARNING

Employing machine learning and artificial intelligence to optimize fleet maintenance and predict and prevent aircraft failure.

DATA AND DIGITAL ENVIRONMENTS

Using technology to make data more usable with better quality information and more consistency.

AUGMENTED AND VIRTUAL REALITY

Deploying augmented and virtual reality hardware and software to unify geographically-dispersed expertise and accelerate the speed by which people get trained.

RAPID AND AUSTERE MAINTENANCE ENVIRONMENTS

Developing capabilities and providing Airmen with emerging technologies that are rapidly deployable to austere locations.

LT. GEN. SHAUN Q. MORRIS - COMMANDER OF THE AIR FORCE LIFE CYCLE MANAGEMENT CENTER AND PEO OF RAPID SUSTAINMENT OFFICE

Lt. Gen. Shaun Q. Morris, is the Commander of the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio. The center is responsible for total life cycle management for aircraft, engines, munitions, electronic, computer, network, cyber, and agile combat support systems. The center employs more than 28,000 people and has a budget of approximately $258 billion.
 
The general also serves as the Program Executive Officer for the Rapid Sustainment Office, organized under AFLCMC and is responsible for finding ways to save money and improve efficiencies in the sustainment of aircraft and other weapon systems throughout the Air Force fleet. RSO focus areas include robotics and automation, advanced manufacturing, and condition-based maintenance plus.

ABOUT US

The mission of the RSO is to transform the operations and sustainment enterprise vital to the world’s most advanced Air Force. The RSO increases mission readiness by rapidly identifying, applying and scaling technology essential to the operation and sustainment of the U.S. Air Force. 

CONTACT

Rapid Sustainment Office
Commercial Phone: 937-229-1638
Email: aflcmc.rso.workflow@us.af.mil