May 8, 2012

dfrc-c17-test3

Written by:
More articles by »

dfrc-c17-test3

A plume of oil smoke flows from the right inboard engine while a probe collects emissions data, one of numerous tests conducted during Phase I of VIPR engine health monitoring tests on the Air Force C-17 test aircraft.




All of this week's top headlines to your email every Friday.


 
 

 
Air Force photograph by Richard Eldridge

Air Force researchers test Google Glass for battlefield use

Air Force photograph by Richard Eldridge Dr. Gregory Burnett, middle, and Andres Calvo, right, analyze a graphic representation of movement trackers, as 2nd Lt. Krystin Shanklin tests Google Glass at Wright-Patterson Air Force ...
 
 

NASA names six new members to advisory council

NASA Administrator Charles Bolden has announced the appointment of six new members to the NASA Advisory Council. The group advises NASA’s senior leadership on challenges and solutions facing the agency as it unfolds a new era of exploration. The six new members are Wanda Austin, Wayne Hale, Scott Hubbard, Miles OBrien, Thomas Young, and Kathryn...
 
 

NATO ups military presence amid Russian threat

NATO is strengthening its military footprint along its eastern border immediately in response to Russia’s aggression in Ukraine, the alliance’s chief said April 16. Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said NATO’s air policing aircraft will fly more sorties over the Baltic region west of Ukraine, far from the tensions in the eastern part of the...
 

 
HT-Villanueva

HT April 18

Air Force Amn. Phoenix Villanueva graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military disciplin...
 
 
Photograph by Linda KC Reynolds

Five AV High Schools participate in Innovation Challenge

Photograph by Linda KC Reynolds Students from five high schools throughout the Antelope Valley participated in Northrop Grummanís High School Innovation Challenge at Pete Knight High School April 5, to develop the next gas-fre...
 
 
NASA photograph

NASA astronauts will breathe easier with new oxygen recovery systems

NASA photograph ISS Air Revittilization System rack represents the state of the art in spacecraft oxygen recovery technology. For NASA’s long-duration human spaceflight missions, travelers will need to recycle as much bre...
 




0 Comments


Be the first to comment!


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>