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NASA aeronautics on display at Fiesta

NASA photograph by Jay LevineTravis Bator views models of what future aircraft might look like. He especially liked the idea of supersonic commercial...

NASA instruments head to Germany for alternative fuels research

Credits: NASA/Bruce AndersonThe German Aerospace Center's Airbus 320 sits "downfield" from a pair of NASA-operated sampling inlets that measure jet engine exhaust emissions. NASA's...

NASA awards VCLS contracts for CubeSat satellites

NASA’s Launch Services Program has awarded multiple Venture Class Launch Services contracts to provide small satellites (SmallSats) -- also called CubeSats, microsats or nanosatellites...

Cassini begins series of flybys with close-up of Saturn moon Enceladus

NASA/JPL-Caltech photographEarlier in Cassini's mission at Saturn, northern terrains on the ocean-bearing icy moon Enceladus were in the shadow of winter. NASA's Cassini spacecraft...

Raytheon completes development of 3rd Generation Bradley Commander’s Primary Sight

Raytheon's Missile Systems business has completed the development of its 3rd Generation Commander's Primary Sight ahead of the U.S. Army's anticipated Improved FLIR lethality...

Virgin Galactic wins NASA contract to launch satellites on LauncherOne

NASA announced Oct. 14 that it has awarded commercial spaceline Virgin Galactic a $4.7 million contract for the launch of more than a dozen...

Last of 12 GPS IIF satellites arrive at Cape Canaveral for...

Air Force photograph by James RainerA quality assurance team from the 45th Launch Group off-loads an Air Force GPS IIF-12 satellite from a...

NASA selects student teams for 2016 high-powered rocket launch challenge

NASA photograph by Emmett GivenMembers of the University of Louisville Rocketry Team -- River City Rocketry -- carry their rocket to the launch...

NASA Challenge seeks ways to use Mars’ natural resources for astronauts

Living off the land is different when the land is 140 million miles away, so NASA is looking for innovative ideas to use in...

NASA offers licenses of patented technologies to start-up companies

NASA is unveiling a new opportunity for start-up companies to license patented NASA technology with no up-front payment. The Startup NASA initiative addresses two common...