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MCLB Barstow firefighter joins battle during fire season

A firefighter from Fire and Emergency Services at Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow, Calif., has been working one of the largest fires currently burning...
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NASA’s SOFIA discovers water on sunlit surface of Moon

NASA’s Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA) has confirmed, for the first time, water on the sunlit surface of the Moon. This discovery indicates that...

NASA selects 31 promising space technologies for commercial flight tests

NASA has selected 31 promising space technologies for testing aboard parabolic aircraft, high-altitude balloons, and suborbital rocket-powered systems. By exposing the innovations to many...

Lessons from the mind that guided the creation of the F-35

By Larry Grooms, special to Aerotech News When the veils are lifted from Lockheed Martin’s invention of the Joint Strike Fighter, the wizard-in-chief is revealed...

Phase II of NASA’s pilot breathing assessment complete

The second and final phase of NASA’s Pilot Breathing Assessment (PBA) program to analyze pilot breathing in high-performance fighter jet aircraft is now complete. The program began...

Gathering of Eagles united for virtual event

Think back to the early days of the Dean Martin-Jerry Lewis comedy team; Bill Gray and Jim Brown somewhat eased into those roles as...

Super Hornet crashes near China Lake

An F/A-18E Super Hornet from Naval Air Station Lemoore, Calif., experienced a mishap during a routine training flight in the Superior Valley, just south...

Armstrong Launches Virtual Tour

Have you ever wanted to visit a NASA flight research center? Now you can take a behind-the-scenes look at NASA’s Armstrong Flight Research Center...

High Desert Hangar Stories: From Flying Circus to Hybrid Airshow

By Bob Alvis, special to Aerotech News The week of Oct. 5-10, 2020 saw a first that only Edwards AFB has ever attempted, when it comes...

The best of America and our Valley

By Bob Alvis, special to Aerotech News Media day at this year’s Edwards Hybrid Air Show was itself full of firsts at a military base...