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Latest NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center Stories

Image 1 - Dryden Supported Many Aspects Of Space Shuttle Missions
2011-12-12 06:57:57

Edwards Air Force Base in Southern California's high desert, where NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center is located, was selected as the initial primary landing site for the space shuttles because of the safety margin presented by Rogers Dry Lake and its long runways.

Image 1 - Global Hawks Prepare For 2012 Hurricane Study
2011-09-16 08:07:13

A group of environmental scientists has set up an office in an aircraft hangar at NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center at Edwards, Calif., in preparation for a multi-year airborne science investigation of hurricane formation and intensification.

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2009-03-11 07:31:30

Kevin L Petersen, director of NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center, announced he plans to retire from NASA effective April 3.

2008-08-07 18:00:11

EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif., Aug.


Word of the Day
dingle
  • A small wooded valley; a dell.
  • The protecting weather-shed built around the entrance to a house.
  • The roofed-over space between the kitchen and the sleeping-quarters in a logging-camp, commonly used as a storeroom.
The word 'dingle' comes from Middle English dell, hollow.
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