NASA has selected 21 more space technology payloads for flights on commercial reusable launch vehicles, balloons, and a commercial parabolic aircraft.
The MASTER instrument on NASA's high-altitude ER-2 captured this infrared image of the Powerhouse wildfire in the Angeles Forest overnight May 31-June 1.
NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center has selected L-3 Vertex Aerospace of Madison, Miss., to support operations of all aircraft at the center.
NASA Dryden's two remotely operated Global Hawks to probe hurricane formation processes during HS3 mission flights over the Atlantic this summer.
Dryden life-support tech Wason Miles, here assisting ER-2 pilot Denis Steele suit up, plays a critical role for pilots of NASA's high-altitude aircraft.
NASA and Northrop Grumman extend a no-cost agreement enabling NASA to continue Earth science research with the Global Hawk unmanned aircraft system.
NASA Administrator Charlie Bolden emphasizes role the Dream Chaser could have in transporting astronauts to and from the International Space Station.
NASA Administrator Charles Bolden outlined the role of Sierra Nevada Corp.'s Dream Chaser space-access vehicle to the news media May 22 at NASA Dryden.
Ground and flight tests of Dream Chaser vehicle to focus on its aerodynamics and controllability during subsonic approach and landing on a runway.
NASA Dryden's F-15B research aircraft flying small Aerion Corp. experimental test airfoil at supersonic speeds to gauge its laminar airflow capability.
NASA 905 and space shuttle mockup to become centerpiece of new exhibit at Space Center Houston visitor center near NASA's Johnson Space Center.
SOFIA Airborne Astronomy Ambassadors Constance Gartner, Chelen Johnson take their astronomical experience on the flying observatory to the classroom.
Students from a half-dozen junior and senior high schools get a first-hand look at technology and engineering in action during ITEA event.
The new Facilities Support Center at NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center is nearing completion, with the project expected to be finished in June.
NASA's C-20A-mounted UAVSAR collected data about glaciers, snow and ice during recent flights over Alaska, the Beaufort Sea and the Sierra Nevada.
Test flight over Mojave April 29 considered key milestone in development of Virgin Galactic / Scaled Composites' sub-orbital space-access craft.
Transition and retirement phase of the program concludes; remaining shuttle assets being dispositioned or dismantled.
Prior to flying the Hyperspectral Infrared Imager in space, preparatory science investigations are underway using a similar sensor on NASA's ER-2.
After nearly six years, a successful and productive joint NASA-Boeing X-48 Hybrid / Blended Wing Body flight test project at NASA Dryden concludes.
Dryden-managed program to fly selected technologies on various suborbital launch vehicles to test their capabilities in a near-space environment.