For Release: May 31, 1996
Catherine E. Watson
Release No. 96-042
Imaginative Possibilities for the Future of Aeronautics
Dennis Bushnell, NASA Langleys chief scientist, will
discuss possible outgrowths of current aeronautics research at 2
p.m. Tuesday, June 4 at the NASA Langley H.J.E. Reid Conference
Center, Hampton, Va.
Bushnell will share his vision of the future of aeronautics, a
future that may include personal helicopters, advanced aircraft to
transport goods over long distances, and air breathing engines for
space travel. Bushnell also will discuss how rapid technological
advances can be coupled with imaginative engineering.
There will be a media briefing at 1:15 p.m. in the Wythe Room of
the H.J.E. Reid Conference Center. Media who wish to attend this
briefing should contact Catherine Watson at (804) 864-6122.
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