NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center has awarded a firm fixed-price contract to Media Fusion, Inc., of Huntsville, Ala., for administrative and technical services at the center, effective March 1.
Boeing's second X-48B air vehicle has been modified into the X-48C for research for NASA's Environmentally Responsible Aviation, or ERA, project.
A group of Cub Scouts proudly displayed their NASA decals in front of NASA's YO-3A quiet aircraft that was on display during a recent open house at Cable Airport in Upland, Calif.
NASA's Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy completed a telescope assembly activation test during an almost six-hour flight Jan. 15.
Residents in the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains northeast of Los Angeles are anticipating possible landslides and flooding with the coming of winter's wet weather and little to no brush to hold the soil back.
Edwards and Dryden personnel joined in a march and celebration to honor the life work and vision of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.› View This Video
NASA's ER-2 #806 arrived at the Dryden Aircraft Operations Facility in Palmdale, Calif., after a brief night proficiency flight by research pilot Denis Steele on Jan. 11, 2010.
NASA Administrator Charlie Bolden has appointed David D. McBride as director of NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center on Edwards Air Force Base, Calif.
NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., continued supporting NASA's four mission areas during 2009, advancing the agency's overall charter of leading the nation in aerospace technology.
A NASA jumbo jet that will help scientists unlock the origins of the universe with infrared observations reached a milestone Friday when doors covering the plane’s telescope were fully opened in flight.
Model aircraft flier Mark Leseberg hovers one of his radio-controlled aerobatic model airplanes over NASA Dryden videographer Steve Parcel during a demonstration in a Dryden hangar Jan. 7
Ominous black smoke rose over California's high desert on a crisp, cold December morning in 1962, and there was no sign of a parachute.
Co-producers Nick Spark and Amanda Pope entertained questions following a screening of their new video.
As a girl, Emily Sayles pretended to be an astronaut in a refrigerator box she made into a make-believe space shuttle.
NASA Dryden's workhorse research test bed aircraft, F-15B tail number 836, is being prepared for a busy series of experiments over the next few months.
NASA's remotely piloted Predator B aircraft, the Ikhana, equipped with an infrared imaging sensor, recently conducted post-burn assessments of two Southern California wildfire sites, the Piute Fire in Kern County and the Station Fire in the Angeles National Forest.
NASA's DC-8 flying laboratory returned to Palmdale, Calif., Nov. 24, concluding the Operation Ice Bridge science campaign to survey and map glaciers, sea ice and ice sheets on Antarctica.
Popular Science magazine has honored NASA's Orion Launch Abort System with a Best of What's New award for 2009 in the aviation and space category.
Popular Los Angeles television host Huell Howser interviews retired NASA Dryden research pilot Don Mallick Nov. 18 in front of the Lunar Landing Research Vehicle (LLRV) he flew during the mid-1960s.
The Seattle-based LaserMotive team was declared the winner of the Space Elevator Power-Beaming Challenge Games Nov. 6 after the final day of competition at NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center on Edwards Air Force Base in Southern California.