Latest Dryden Flight Research Center Stories

2010-09-02 07:47:39

NASA has set media accreditation deadlines for the November space shuttle flight to the International Space Station.

2010-08-31 10:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- ARES Corporation announced that it has been named NASA Dryden Flight Research Center's (DFRC) Small Business Subcontractor of the Year.

2010-08-06 19:15:56

Eight high school students who participated in the INSPIRE internship program at NASA’s Dryden Flight Research Center this summer learned first-hand about the start-to-finish process of flight testing experimental aircraft.

2010-07-07 14:17:00

WASHINGTON, July 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Three NASA aircraft will begin flights to study tropical cyclones on Aug. 15 during the agency's first major U.S.-based hurricane field campaign since 2001.

2010-04-14 10:50:00

On Tuesday, officials from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) announced the start of a 24-hour flight for the unpiloted Global Hawk aircraft, a robotic plane that can fly nearly twice as high as commercial airliners.

2010-04-07 06:25:47

A team led by NASA and The Boeing Company has completed the first phase of flight tests on the subscale X-48B blended wing body aircraft at the agency's Dryden Flight Research Center in Edwards, Calif.

2010-02-24 12:39:59

Reporters are invited to a media day in April to observe the first environmental science mission of NASA's Global Hawk unmanned aircraft system at the Dryden Flight Research Center at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif.

2010-02-17 07:12:10

NASA will exercise a one-year extension option for a contract with Computer Science Corporation of Fort Worth, Texas, to provide aircraft maintenance and modification support.

2010-01-08 11:40:00

Most astronomers wouldn't dream of opening their observatory's doors in 100 mph winds, yet NASA's new SOFIA telescope recently flew in an airplane at 250 mph with doors wide open.

2010-01-06 10:28:05

NASA Administrator Charles F. Bolden has named David D McBride director of the agency's Dryden Flight Research Center on Edwards Air Force Base, Calif.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).