Vision and Mission

VISION:  Create a culture that looks to small businesses first for innovative, agile, and affordable solutions to meet our warfighter needs.

MISSION:  To maximize small business opportunities within Air Force acquisitions, thereby (a) promoting efficiencies and innovation, (b) fostering competition, and (c) expanding the defense industrial base.

 

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This system is an automated email system that will allow us to efficiently and effectively answer questions you may have. Inquiries can be sent to answerdesk@airforcesmallbiz.org

What's New

 

USAF Small Business Spend By State

Click here to see what the Air Force obligated by state for small businesses.

Air Force Small Biz New URL

Air Force Small Business Programs has a new site and URL!!! Stay up to date with the latest Air Force small business information here:

http://www.airforcesmallbiz.af.mil/


SBA Self Certification Tool

SBA has posted a tool to assist small business owners with the WOSB/EDWOSB self-certification process. Learn more HERE

AFWERX DC

The Air Force and VT-ARC have collaborated to launch the AFWERX DC Hub. AFWERX DC serves as the key link between the Vegas Innovation Hub and AFWERX Corporate in the Pentagon

AFWERX Vegas

The mission of AFWERX Vegas is to serve the needs of the Air Force by addressing tough challenges. We are a dynamic, tech-curious, committed to scouting and designing innovative solutions to benefit the Air Force

FY18 Air Force Mentor Protégé Program

The Air Force Mentor Protégé Program (MPP) Office is seeking eligible mentors for participation in the Department of Defense (DoD) MPP through this Broad Agency Announcement (BAA). 

 


Small Business Programs


SBIR

DoD’s Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program invests more than $1 billion each year in small business technology.


WOSB

The Air Force Office of Small Business Programs is committed to providing the most effective and innovative methods of assistance to meet the needs of Women-Owned Small Businesses.
 

MENTOR PROTEGE
           
Eligible small businesses have the ability to develop their qualifications and ability to compete for prime contracts and subcontract awards by partnering with large businesses.

HUBZONE

Historically Underutilized Business Zone (HUBZone) is an economically distressed area as determined by the Small Business Administration (SBA).

8(a)

A small disadvantaged business is a small firm owned by one or more individuals who are socially and economically disadvantaged.

VOSB

The Air Force Office of Small Business Programs recognizes that U.S. military veterans have provided invaluable service to the nation in times of peace and war.

          

Locate A Small Business Specialist

  Our Small Business Professionals have direct relationships with major commands and bases throughout the country and possess the expertise to help your company identify and respond to every type of procurement opportunity the Air Force offers. You can find all small business specialists on our Locate a Small Business Specialist page by clicking HERE
 

Events

Sea Air Space Expo
Start Date/Time:
Monday, April 09, 2018 8:20 AM
End Date/Time:
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 5:00 PM
Recurring Event:
One time event
Importance:
Normal Priority
Description:

What are the benefits of attending the Sea-Air-Space Exposition?

If the product is intended to enhance and advance the quality of America’s Navy, Marine Corps, Coast Guard or U.S.-flag Merchant Marine, then it is on display at the Navy League’s Sea-Air-Space Exposition!

Benefits to Attendees:

  • Over 275 exciting and interactive exhibits showcasing the latest in maritime, defense and energy technology.
  • Educational seminars and sessions at both the strategic and tactical levels and geared towards all of the Sea Services.
  • Dynamic luncheon and keynote speakers are provided an open forum to fully disclose up-to-the-minute information and paint a realistic picture of the future.
  • Numerous networking opportunities with other leading professionals within the industry as well as key military personnel.

Benefits to Exhibitors:

  • Product and company visibility to key decision makers and purchasing agents within the national and international Sea Services.
  • Numerous networking and business generating opportunities with policy makers, purchasing agents and end users.
  • Guided VIP Tours of the exhibit floor bringing customers directly to your booth.
  • Professional development opportunities with the most up to date information regarding the current state of the defense industry as well as a vision of the future.
  • Dynamic luncheon and keynote speakers are provided an open forum to fully disclose up-to-the-minute information and paint a realistic picture of the future.
  • If you are interested in learning more about the advancements in maritime and defense technology while also attending educational sessions related to the industry, then Sea-Air-Space is the place for you to be and be seen!  
     

Perhaps the most important benefit is the feeling you get when you give back to the community.  All of the proceeds generated through the Sea-Air-Space Exposition are used by the Navy League in support of the U.S. Sea Services. These proceeds help fund:

  • Youth and scholarship programs
  • Recognition and awards programs for the men and women of our Sea Services
  • Community outreach programs
  • Congressional education efforts
  • Overseas support for the men and women in service
  • Adopt a ship or base programs
  • Ship christenings and commissioning
  • Ship visits
  • Homecomings
  • Countless other programs created and supported by the Navy League, its 240 councils and over 50,000 members.
Owned by Jeffery.Thatcher On Wednesday, January 10, 2018