It took much longer than planned, but space shuttle Endeavour arrived at its new home at the California Science Center Sunday afternoon.
Famed pilot and astronaut honored posthumously by the Flight Test Historical Foundation with its Eagle Award for his contributions to flight research.
Scientists and flight crew with NASA's Operation IceBridge mission began another Antarctic campaign this month to study Earth's changing polar ice.
Jon Brack shot 360-degree panoramic views of space shuttle Endeavour's flight deck for National Geographic, one externally lit, the other powered up.
An ER-2 is conducting engineering evaluations of and collecting science data with TWiLiTE and NAST-I atmospheric sensors.
NASA Exhibit highlights aeronautics research efforts; former NASA astronaut Mike Mullane details his three shuttle flights at fiesta Discovery Center.
NASA's two Global Hawk aircraft, one outfitted as a receiver and the other as a tanker, validate UAV-to-UAV autonomous aerial refueling technology.
Technicians use water, a mild detergent and a small filtered blower to remove dust and other material that had adhered to mirror's precision optics.
Visitors can learn about NASA's work to improve the efficiency of the nation's aircraft and aviation systems during the 41st Balloon Fiesta Oct. 6-14.
Jim Smolka, Director of Flight Operations at NASA Dryden, is among 10 persons selected to become Fellows of the Society of Experimental Test Pilots.