Climb Aboard a Boeing 747 That NASA Turned Into the World’s Biggest Flying Telescope | WIRED

To get the best space observations possible, NASA scientists fly around the world in a highly modified 747 carrying a

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Rolls-Royce, How To Build A Jumbo Jet Engine -HQ- (Part 1/4)

The story of the thousands of people who design, build and test jet engines at Rolls-Royce’s manufacturing plants across the

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High-Tech Paint Helps Researchers Build Tougher Rockets

During launch, rockets experience intense vibrations as turbulent air flows around the spacecraft. Such vibrations can severely stress the vehicle,

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Exploring Drone Aerodynamics With Computers

For decades, NASA has used computer models to simulate the flow of air around aircraft in order to test designs

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Watch World’s First Jet-Powered, 3D Printed UAV Top 150 Mph!

Aurora Flight Sciences, a Virginia-based manufacturer specializing in advanced UAV systems, is pushing the envelope of UAV design by teaming

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NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center: 70 Years of Flight Research

A video showcasing 70 Years of research at NASA’s Armstrong Flight Research Center in Edwards, California, begins airing on NASA

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A Japanese company wants to build a space elevator by 2050.

A Japanese company wants to build a space elevator by 2050. Obayashi Corporation, a Japanese-based construction company, has announced that

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X-1E Launch and Landing

EM-0027-06 This 45 second movie clip shows X-1E launch from a B-29 and landing at Edwards Air Force Base in

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Trailer: DLR at a glance / Das DLR in zwei Minuten

English: DLR is the national aeronautics and space research centre of the Federal Republic of Germany. Its extensive research and

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Robotics Hovercraft W/ Mylar Skirt

We replaced the trash bag skirt with a Mylar emergency blanket skirt. The result was reduced friction between the skirt

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