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Revolutionary Shape Changing Aircraft Flap Tested By NASA
2014-11-11 03:33:18

NASA's green aviation project is one step closer to developing technology that could make future airliners quieter and more fuel-efficient with the successful flight test of a wing surface that can change shape in flight.

2014-07-28 08:23:04

LOS ANGELES, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Last night at EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, ICON Aircraft unveiled the first production A5, an aircraft the company refers to as Engineering

Supersonic Passenger Travel May Be Coming Closer To Reality
2014-06-18 03:31:45

The return of supersonic passenger travel may be coming closer to reality thanks to NASA’s efforts to define a new standard for low sonic booms.

Airbags Take The Weight In ACTE G-III Loads Tests
2014-06-18 03:05:00

Technicians at NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center’s Flight Loads Laboratory recently completed structural evaluations on a modified Gulfstream G-III aircraft that will serve as a test bed for the Adaptive Compliant Trailing Edge (ACTE) project.

2014-06-17 12:22:00

WASHINGTON, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The return of supersonic passenger travel may be coming closer to reality thanks to NASA's efforts to define a new standard for low sonic

2014-05-27 16:20:42

LAS VEGAS, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2014 Aviation Summit is excited to announce it will host the crowd-favorite Parade of Planes at the event scheduled for Oct.

Lowering Risk Of Midair Collisions For Small Aircraft
2014-05-19 12:08:26

Researchers at North Carolina State University have developed new modifications for technology that helps pilots of small aircraft avoid midair collisions. The modified tools significantly improved pilot response times in making decisions to avert crashes.

2014-05-01 23:09:22

CEO Steve Lewis Brings Pilots and Passengers Together to Share Aviation Costs, Avoid Typical Airport Madness, and Create a Unique Experience For Both New York,

NASA Book Reveals New Twist in Flight Research
2014-03-31 15:30:11

Sometimes the inspiration for innovative technological solutions comes from unexpected places.


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