NASA's Associate Administrator for Education briefed on center's educational programs and partnerships; tours Dryden aircraft operations facility.
Unique hydrogen-fueled long-duration prototype unmanned aircraft being prepared for its second flight after completing two lakebed taxi runs Feb. 6.
NASA Dryden staffers Dennis Avila, Michael Collie cited for their contributions to excellence in quality and safety in support of human spaceflight.
Former shuttle astronaut briefed on SOFIA flying observatory astrophysics flights and coming airborne Earth science missions during visit.
NASA chief historian recounts the history of the Soviet Union's lunar landing programs at a Dryden colloquium.
News media and social media followers learn about NASA's airborne Earth and environmental science program, briefed on current and upcoming missions.
NASA Chief Technologist Mason Peck tours center, briefed on research that could have major impact on future aircraft and spacecraft systems.
Edwards Air Force Base, NASA Dryden join to honor the memory of civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. at memorial observance and parade Jan. 17.
Polarimeter Definition Experiment on NASA ER-2 to check out three prototype polarimeters that gauge the intensity and polarization of reflected light.
ATTREX mission on NASA's Global Hawk to aid scientists in understanding how chemistry of the upper atmosphere is changing Earth in a warming climate.
NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center is exploring the Towed Glider Air-Launch Concept, a novel technique to rocket satellites into orbit.
NASA aircraft to fly over central California measuring air pollution helping scientists understand how to measure and forecast air quality from space.
NASA Global Hawk unmanned research aircraft to probe upper atmosphere over the Pacific Ocean for answers to how a warming climate is changing Earth.
Researchers using NASA's SOFIA flying observatory capture new images of a huge ring of gas and dust surrounding the Milky Way's massive black hole.
NASA selects eight large-scale integrated technology research projects that could lead to quieter, "greener" and more fuel-efficient future aircraft.
NASA research and technology enhances safety, enables more fuel-efficient engines, quieter airplanes and improved air traffic management.
STI develops new flight simulation system that combines real-world and computer-generated visualization under a SBIR Phase II agreement with NASA.
Dryden Flight Research Center helped advance NASA's overall mission of Earth and space science and aerospace technology research, development in 2012.
After lengthy maintenance period that included several upgrades, high-altitude aircraft ready for new series of Earth and space science missions.
Minimal modifications to existing flight control laws could improve aerodynamics, optimizing fuel consumption, reducing costs and pollution.