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After nearly six years, a successful and productive joint NASA-Boeing X-48 Hybrid / Blended Wing Body flight test project at NASA Dryden concludes.› Learn more|› View X-48C Photos |› View X-48B Photos
03.06.13 - NASA engineers test people's reactions to simulated sonic booms to help develop technologies that might allow supersonic passenger jets to fly over land.
02.27.13 - A big part of NASA's work to reduce the environmental impact of aircraft has moved into phase two.
02.21.13 - Our work will help find solutions for increasing the capacity, efficiency and flexibility of our national airspace.
02.06.13 - NASA and its industry partners have been working to prove you can have your aerodynamic cake and eat it, too.
02.05.13 - Up to the challenge of playing a game where you're in control of airplanes in a piece of the nation's skies? Yup, there's an app for that.
05.09.13 - NASA Administrator Charles Bolden will see technologies NASA is developing to make flying and the national air transportation system safer, cleaner and more efficient during a trip to NASA's Langley Research Center in Hampton, Va., Friday, May 10.
05.09.13 - NASA has selected Development Projects Inc. of Dayton, Ohio, to manage a new Centennial Challenge prize competition involving unmanned aircraft systems in 2014.
04.12.13 - NASA's remotely piloted X-48C hybrid-wing-body subscale aircraft, which demonstrates technology concepts for cleaner and quieter commercial air travel, completed an eight-month flight research campaign on April 9.