NASA studying volcanic ash engine test results

NASA Goddard photographThe ash plume (the brown streak) from the big 2010 volcanic eruption of Eyjafjallajökull in Iceland contributed to airline disruptions in...

AF researchers aiming to increase energy security through microgrids

Photograph courtesy of Hawaii Center for Advanced Transportation TechnologiesNatural Power Concepts personnel and Lt. Col. Scott Fitzner, of the AFRL Materials and Manufacturing...

NASA’s Prandtl makes successful first flight

Photograph by Linda KC ReynoldsAlbion Bowers (right), NASA Armstrong chief scientist and project manager on the Prandtl-D, works with interns and NASA employees...

NASA Armstrong hosts convergent aeronautics solutions showcase

NASA illustrationUnder the Scalable Convergent Electric Propulsion Technology Operations Research (SCEPTOR) project, NASA plans to modify a Tecnam P2006T to explore the system...

NASA study improves understanding of LA quake risks

NASA/JPL-Caltech imageSetting of the La Habra quake. Red dots show the magnitude 5.1 main shock, magnitude 4.1 aftershock and magnitude 5.4 Chino quake...

Remotely piloted PTERA bridges gap between wind tunnel, crewed flight-testing

NASA photographs by Jim RossNASA Armstrong’s PTERA remotely piloted research aircraft made its first flight on Oct. 22, 2015. All flight test objectives...