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Air Force service prepared Buzz Aldrin for Apollo 11 moon landing

He stepped off the lunar module onto the lunar surface after mission commander Neil Armstrong. They spent 21 hours on the moon's surface and...

Investment in 3D printing helps Team Edwards’ fleet aloft

Three-D printers may still seem like a fad to most consumers, however the 412th Test Wing at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., views the...

Green Propellant Infusion Mission to test AFRL-developed green propellant

NASA’s Space Technology Mission Directorate, along with co-investigators, including the Air Force Research Laboratory, Ball Aerospace, SpaceX, the Space and Missile Systems Center, and...

Air Force conducts successful hypersonic weapon flight test

The U.S. Air Force successfully conducted the first flight test of its AGM-183A Air Launched Rapid Response Weapon, or ARRW, on a B-52 Stratofortress...

Innovation: F-35 maintenance virtual reality/augmented reality initiative

Leveraging new technologies is what innovation is all about, and Tech. Sgt. Jeremy Neilson had a creative idea to establish an interactive virtual/augmented reality...

Experimental wing verified during loads testing

NASA photograph by Ken UlbrichThe Passive Aeroelastic Tailored (PAT) wing bends under pressure from the highest loads applied during testing at NASA’s Armstrong...

New BAF innovative technology goes LIVE

Air Force photograph by Christopher OkulaAn Edwards B-1B sits on the 80-foot turntable in the Benefield Anechoic Facility July 27, 2016, after being...

Astronaut, cosmonaut safe after abort during launch to ISS

American astronaut Nick Hague and Russian cosmonaut Alexey Ovchinin resting comfortably in the city of Baikonur, Kazakhstan, after an anomaly shortly after their launch. The...

Disabled veterans now eligible for Space-A travel

Air Force photographThe 2019 National Defense Authorization Act was recently signed, which included a measure that will allow fully-disabled veterans the ability to...

NASA partners with industry for 2020 Unmanned Aircraft Demo in Airspace

With a mutual interest in performing routine Unmanned Aircraft Systems flights in the National Airspace System, NASA is collaborating with industry through cooperative agreements...