Kevin Kochersberger, the pilot who flew an exact replica of the 1903 Wright Flyer built for the Centennial of Flight observances in 2003, outlined his recollections of the four-year project during a presentation March 8 at NASA Dryden.
Two employees of NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center at Edwards Air Force Base have been honored with the agency's Quality and Safety Achievement Recognition award for contributing to the awareness and leadership of safety efforts at Dryden.
Aeronautical research capabilities are highlighted.
Two science teachers from Gifford C. Cole Middle School in east Lancaster are taking their experiments out of the classroom and into NASA's "Weightless Wonder," a flying microgravity laboratory.
Former NASA astronaut Vance Brand is being honored by the nation's aerospace agency as an Ambassador of Exploration for his involvement in the Apollo space program in the 1960s and early 1970s.
Videographer Lori Losey has captured some spectacular video footage during her 17 years documenting flight research for NASA at the Dryden Flight Research Center.
The safe landing of the space shuttle Discovery and the presentation of astronaut wings to three civilian research pilots who flew the X-15 rocket plane highlighted a year of challenge and accomplishment at NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center.
An aerospace engineer at NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center has been named the recipient of the National Society of Mexican American Engineers and Scientists (MAES) top award for 2005.
The NOAA and NASA concluded a joint series of environmental science demonstration flights with the Altair UAV in mid-November.
Scott Horowitz of NASA's Exploration Systems Mission Directorate was briefed on NASA Dryden Flight Research Center's capabilities to support the agency's space exploration goals