Over the past 50 years, the U.S. has established strategic and tactical dominance in many areas. Find out more about the technologies and past DARPA programs below.
DARPA previously held a Systems and Technology Symposium (DARPATech) approximately every 18 months to communicate our priorities for future programs. Proceedings from past DARPATechs can be found from following one of the links from the list below.
For more DARPA technologies and concepts that have been transitioned into military capabilities, review DARPA’s Technology Transition study (published in 1997).
Beginning with the launch of Sputnik, DARPA has been critical in the country’s preeminence in the exploration of space for both military and civilian applications. Watch DARPA’s Space History Video.