North American Aviation X-15 rocket planes served as flying laboratories above the reaches of the atmosphere.
NASA's Gulfstream III departs the Dryden Flight Research Center on July 21 for Anchorage, Alaska.
Citing a visit to the NASA craftsmen exhibit at the Experimental Aircraft Association's AirVenture airshow, at Oshkosh, Wisc., David Klassman decided he wanted to work for NASA.
NASA’s Dryden Flight Research Center is supporting the City of Palmdale's annual Thursday Nights on the Square in the Palmdale Civic Center.
One of NASA's ER-2 high-altitude Earth resources aircraft is currently flying a series of environmental science missions over the northern and eastern United States.
By June 8, NASA’s UAVSAR team had completed all the objectives of the Arctic Ice Radar Mission in Greenland and flew to Keflavik International Airport to measure the topography and 3D surface velocities of the temperate ice caps of Iceland.
Imagine wind turbine blades that can automatically adjust their shape in real time to produce more energy.
A new NASA 3-D airborne radar, capable of seeing below the surface, will study earthquake faults in California.
As a nine-year old, Krystal Gunter was up at 4 a.m. one morning to watch a space shuttle fly over her home on its approach to a landing at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Since then, the Corpus Christi, Texas, native has aspired to work for NASA.
Sonic booms are a part of life at Edwards Air Force Base and in surrounding communities, so booms generated on June 11 by two NASA Dryden Flight Research Center F/A-18s went relatively unnoticed.
Astronomers for the Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy, or SOFIA, program recently conducted five nights of telescope testing
NASA’s Centennial Challenges Program, NASA’s Dryden Flight Research Center and the Spaceward Foundation have announced that the 2009 Power-Beaming Challenge, part of Spaceward’s Space Elevator Games, will be held at NASA’s Dryden Flight Research Center.
Space shuttle Atlantis and its crew landed at 8:39 a.m. PDT Sunday at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., completing the final servicing mission to the Hubble Space Telescope.
On June 8, 1959, a sleek black rocket plane was carried aloft beneath the wing of a B-52.
The Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum Trophy for Lifetime Achievement, the museum's highest honor, has been awarded to two distinguished NASA recipients, former astronaut and research pilot C. Gordon Fullerton and planetary scientist John R. Casani.
A team of scientists have embarked on a two-month expedition to the vast, frigid terrain of Greenland and Iceland.
A NASA ER-2 science aircraft from NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center is flying a series of cosmic dust collection missions April 27 through May 8, 2009 from NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center.
Jet engines are extremely sophisticated, exactingly engineered marvels of modern ingenuity. Henry Hernandez, chief of NASA Dryden Flight Research Center's jet engine shop, knows those marvels well.
Kerianne Hobbs' first memory of NASA was a family visit to NASA's Johnson Space Center when she was six.
Earth and space science aircraft fit nicely into Dryden Aircraft Operations Facility.