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Decades of Contributions to Commercial Aviation Lithograph

Decades of Contributions to Commercial Aviation lithograph

Product Type: Lithograph
Audience: Educators, Informal Education
Grade Levels: K-12, Higher Education
Publication Year: 2008
Product Number: NL-2008-10-008-HQ
Subjects: Physical Science

The first A in NASA stands for Aeronautics. Over NASA's 50-year history, and even before as the National Advisory Committee on Aeronautics, or NACA, the agency has helped to improve commercial air travel. The front of the Decades of Contributions lithograph shows an artist's concept of a commercial aircraft with labels pointing to NASA contributions. The back of the lithograph lists and explains how research has improved the safety, efficiency and performance of commercial jetliners.

Decades of Contributions to Commercial Aviation Lithograph  [181KB PDF file]
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The following are other lithographs in this series:
Decades of Contributions to General Aviation
Decades of Contributions to Military Aviation
Decades of Contributions to Rotorcraft Aviation
Decades of Contributions to Tilt Rotor Aviation

Also visit the interactive version of this lithograph:
 NASA Aeronautics Research Onboard  →

Page Last Updated: December 12th, 2014
Page Editor: Flint Wild