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NASA - F-16XL News Archives
March 5, 2008
 

1998

NASA F-16XL Completes Digital Flight Control System Verification (4/98) - NASA's F-16XL #1 research aircraft has completed the flight verification of a recently installed Digital Flight Control System (DFCS) at NASA Dryden Flight Research Center, Edwards, Calif. +Read more

1997

NASA F-16XL Makes First Flight with Digital Flight Control System (12/97) - NASA's F-16XL #1 research aircraft made its first flight yesterday with a newly installed Digital Flight Control System (DFCS) at NASA Dryden Flight Research Center, Edwards, Calif. Dryden Research Pilot Dana Purifoy flew the successful one hour and twenty-five minute flight. +Read more

1996

NASA Dryden Flight Research Center SR-71 Sonic Boom Disturbances (7/96) - NASA Dryden Flight Research Center SR-71 aircraft will be flying supersonic July 12, 1996. +Read more

1995

High-Speed, High-Altitude Corridor to be Used for NASA Flights (3/95) - NASA has announced that a route using an established high-altitude, high-speed corridor over the Mojave Desert in California and western Nevada will be used for several sonic boom research flights over the next two months. +Read more

Next NASA Flight Scheduled in Sonic Boom Study (3/95) - The second in a series of up to 10 flights wit an SR-71 aircraft by NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center, Edwards, AFB, to measure sonic boom characteristics is currently scheduled to occur Mar. 15 over the central Mojave Desert. + Read more

NASA Conducts Sonic Boom Tests with SR-71 (1/95) - A series of up to 10 flights by the NASA Dryden Flight Research Center with a high-speed SR-71 aircraft to study the characteristics of sonic booms will begin this month in the vicinity of Edwards AFB. +Read more






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