Events

April 4, 2012

NASA to host 75 social media followers at Dryden

NASA will host 75 social media followers May 4 to go behind-the-scenes and learn more about NASA aeronautics, science and other projects at the agency’s Dryden Flight Research Center, Edwards, Calif.

Dryden is NASA’s primary center for atmospheric flight research and operations. Its remote location in the western Mojave Desert is uniquely situated for excellent year-round weather and visibility to test innovative air vehicles.

The event begins at 7:30 a.m., PDT, and will include tours of current aircraft and presentations on cutting-edge aeronautical research and science projects. Not only will guests learn about sonic booms, they could experience one first-hand.

For more information about this NASA Social event and to register, visit http://www.nasa.gov/social.

Dryden’s NASA Social registration opens at 8 a.m., PDT, April 9, and closes at noon, April 11. NASA will randomly select 75 participants from online registrations.

A NASA Social is an event for people who use NASA’s social media accounts. For this event, fans and followers on Twitter, Facebook and Google+ are eligible to register. Each participant must be 18 or older and a U.S. citizen.




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Permitted, banned items

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History Panel: Aviation History in the Antelope Valley

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The world famous Budweiser Clydesdales

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On the ground

Air Show fans will enjoy an action packed weekend both on the ground and in the air. Throughout the flight line, spectators will be able to explore static aircraft displays, interact with pilots and crew members, and experience...
 
 

FAQ

Q. Is parking free? A. No, parking is not free. Only cash will be accepted for parking. The fee for each vehicle is $10 (Oversized trailers, motor homes and busses are $30) and does not include exit and re-entry. Q. Do I need to buy my children tickets? A. Children 5 years old and under are...
 




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