NASA Armstrong 2021 Milestones

This year marks 75 years of flight research at NASA’s Armstrong Flight Research Center in Edwards,…

NASA Selects Nine Space Technologies for Commercial Suborbital Flight Tests

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Exploring Earth: Student Airborne Researchers fly on NASA’s DC-8

After a year delay due to the COVID-19 pandemic, 53 students flew on NASA’s DC-8 as…

NASA DC-8 to Fly at Low Altitude Over Southern California

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Testing Precision Landing for Payload Return from Low-Earth Orbit

On Oct. 19, 2021, a payload return capsule from SpaceWorks Enterprises was put to the test…

Two NASA Armstrong Employees Recall Building Time Capsule

In 1995 at NASA’s Armstrong Flight Research Center in Edwards, California, a time capsule was needed.…

Action! Filming a Simulated Lunar Landing From the Dusty Desert Floor

Video capture during future lunar landings could play an important role in contributing to researchers’ understanding…

Suborbital Testing Puts Moon-Bound Computing System Through its Paces

​As you read this article, you don’t need to worry that cosmic radiation might destroy the…

NASA Administrator Helps Review Time Capsule Items

A 25-year-old mystery to most people was solved this week at NASA’s Armstrong Flight Research Center…

NASA Selects Three Winners in Inaugural TechLeap Prize Challenge

The agency has named three winners in the first TechLeap Prize competition, Autonomous Observation Challenge No.…