As procurement plans begin for the next-generation fighter engine, the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) is launching a supporting initiative to gain maximum performance from all available avenues of adaptive engine technology, particularly the largely unexplored potential of the core. The Air Dominance Adaptive Propulsion Technology (ADAPT) program builds on almost a decade of variable engine research at AFRL, beginning with the Adaptive Versatile Engine Technology (Advent) ...

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