September 15, 2021 | BOSTON, MA — This morning, Airblock Technologies announced that Starta VC will be investing in Airblock’s current pre-seed fundraising round. Airblock was selected for Starta VC’s Batch 12 and joins a prestigious, global accelerator designed to scale companies all the way from pre-seed to Series A and beyond.

Starta VC is a New York-based early stage venture capital fund that invests in companies from pre-seed to Series A, benefiting from an ecosystem approach. Founded in 2015, Starta VC prefers to make sector-agnostic technology investments. …


August 6, 2021 | BOSTON, MA — This morning, Airblock Technologies announced that it was selected for the U.S. Department of Defense and U.S. Air Force’s prestigious AFWERX program and its “Revolutionizing United States Air Force Operations” showcase. AFWERX is a United States Air Force program with the overall goal of fostering a culture of innovation within the service. The program had over 80 government and military evaluators review a total of 274 submissions, and Airblock was selected in the top 53. …


BOSTON, MA — Today, Airblock Technologies is pleased announce that it was selected as a Finalist to present at NASA’s iTech Ignite the Night Aeronautics event taking place on Tuesday, April 13 at 2:30 p.m. EST (11:30 a.m. PT). Airblock’s founders will present the company, mission, and technology to a panel of NASA chief technologists, engineers, scientists and executives.

Airblock has grown considerably within these first few months of 2021, which is a true testament to the team’s commitment to continuous excellence, determination, and innovation. …


Today, Airblock Technologies is pleased announce the news that CTO Brian H. Hough’s submission to DataStax Astra’s Global Hackathon was awarded the North America Winner. Spanning three months with around 5,000 team submissions, DataStax’s global hackathon attracted innovative developers, companies, and builders from around the world, all looking to leverage the power of data, databases, and serverless technology.

The DataStax Holiday Hackathon was open to developers from anywhere in the world in order to compete in an exciting contest focused on building innovative modern data applications.

Innovation at the Core of Airblock

In this global hackathon, there were three core goals: (1.) identify an innovative solution…


Today, Airblock Technologies is pleased to welcome Kenneth A. Goodwin, Jr. to the Airblock Board of Advisors. In our mission to digitally transform the aviation and aerospace supply chains to bring the industry into the 21st century, Kenneth will be an instrumental component to the short-term and long-term successes of our company. We are truly excited to have him join the team and help Airblock scale to new heights.

As a member of Airblock’s Board of Advisors, Kenneth will help to shape the early stages of the company, its growth and future direction, and the applications of our platform as…


Airblock Technologies was founded by Janet Chacon in her mission to find digital solutions to the challenges she saw holding the aviation and aerospace industry back. After 15+ years in the aviation and aerospace industry, she saw how paper-based the industry was, and the real, imperative, pressing need for technology to help teams in managing their documents and data.

At a high level, every aircraft and aircraft part is an asset that needs maintenance.

This maintenance needs to be documented in order to ensure the highest levels of safety.

But right now, this analog process is…

  • Painful
  • Complicated
  • Time-Consuming
  • Error-Prone

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