„The military is interested“

After reporting by Wiener Zeitung revealed that the Pentagon finances science projects at Austria’s public universities, many questions have arisen. Among them: What strategy is the Pentagon pursuing?

Some of the answers can be found in strategic Pentagon papers acquired by Wiener Zeitung that mention Austria explicitly. Specifically, the Air Force Research Laboratory’s paper states that Austria is interesting because of its research in quantum technology and says there are “major advances through EU research centers.”

This article was published in Wiener Zeitung, print and online, on the 10th of July, 2014. http://www.wienerzeitung.at/themen_channel/bildung/uni/644293_Militaerisch-interessant.html