Low-level flyovers and two stopovers planned as last space shuttle built is ferried to Los Angeles for permanent display at California Science Center.
NASA began its latest hurricane science mission, dubbed HS3, when an unmanned NASA Global Hawk flew over Tropical Storm Leslie in the Atlantic Ocean.
09.04.12 - NASA's Flight Opportunities Program researchers dedicate one of 40 microgravity flight tests in memory of the late Apollo 11 astronaut Neil Armstrong.
08.29.12 - Two solid rocket booster casings for space shuttle Endeavour exhibit to be stored at NASA Dryden pending transfer to California Science Center› View photos | › View video →
08.27.12 - Retired NASA astronaut and research pilot Neil Armstrong, the first man on the moon in the Apollo 11 mission in 1969, dies at age 82.
08.30.12 - The SOFIA observatory set to begin its first full cycle of 46 astronomical science flights over 13 months from November 2012 through December 2013.