Supersonic Boundary Layer Transition flights to test Aerion Corp. airfoil section to investigate the extent and robustness of natural laminar flow.
SOFIA's telescope control systems and flight-deck avionics have been significantly upgraded to improve usability of this world-class observatory.
NASA / GA-ASI agreement covers development and flight testing of new command and control system to enable operations in remote geographical regions.
NASA's Global Hawk wraps up Hurricane and Severe Storms Sentinel mission with a final 24-hour data-collection flight over the North Pacific Ocean.
Five-week, 16-flight field campaign gathered valuable information on land and sea ice during its fourth annual mission over Antarctica.
JPL's synthetic aperture radar carried by NASA's C-20A can document any subtle deformation in the Earth's surface along the central San Andreas Fault.
NASA's original modified Boeing 747 space shuttle carrier aircraft No. 905 left NASA Dryden for the last time; now at Ellington Airport in Houston.
Masonry complete, steelwork 90 percent finished, new energy-efficient structure on track for completion in July 2013.
Following one final ice stream survey flight over the Weddell Sea Nov. 7, NASA's DC-8 flying lab returned to its base in Palmdale, Calif., Nov. 10.
Present and former Dryden staffers reflect that the shuttle was an inspiration to the world and a symbol of the greatness and capability of America.
Boeing subscale research aircraft expected to log another 20 flights before flight-test program concludes.
Thousands of visitors throng California Science Center's Samuel Oschin Pavilion to see Endeavour and scores of related exhibits during grand opening.
NASA Dryden's DC-8 science lab flies more Operation IceBridge missions to survey changes in Antarctic ice elevation, water depth, bedrock topography.
NASA's last space shuttle Endeavour goes on public display following grand opening ceremonies Oct. 30 at the California Science Center in Los Angeles.
NASA embarks on its latest effort to soften sonic booms as a NASA F/A-18 takes to the air in the Farfield Investigation of No Boom Threshold project.
JPL's specialized 3-D imaging radar on Dryden's C-20A identified oil type from 2010 Gulf spill, can improve assessment and response in future spills.
Operation IceBridge scientists conduct web chat from NASA's DC-8 flying laboratory during mission over Antarctica with students in the United States.
NASA's Airborne Science C-20A, carrying a synthetic aperture radar, recently completed a study of volcanoes in Alaska, Aleutian Islands and Japan.
Jerry and Cindy Holmes' unique hot air balloon represents both NASA's ingenuity and its goal to encourage students to embrace math and science.
Global Hawk returns to NASA Dryden Flight Research Center after scientists studied Hurricane Nadine for almost a month during the HS3 mission.