Two aerospace milestones that involved both triumph and tragedy.
First Hands-Off Autonomous Aerial Refueling
Would you like to win a NASA flight jacket? That is one of the prizes in a national history competition for students in grades five through 12 sponsored by NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif.
Orion is the central member of a family of spacecraft and shuttle-derived launchers that will go to the moon and Mars.
"When I was eight years old, I sat in a cardboard refrigerator box and dreamed of going to the moon".
One of the last vestiges of the SR-71 high-speed flight project at NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center was hauled away on a flatbed truck in early July.
Visitors to this year's Antelope Valley Fair in Lancaster can take a journey into a virtual reality solar system.
NASA Dryden develops new fabrication capability
It takes a lot of crane to lift a three-and-a-half-ton space shuttle main engine up from its trailer.
One of NASA's two high-flying ER-2 Earth resources aircraft, took to the skies recently from NASA's Dryden on its first science mission in over two years.