Thursday May 16
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Private spaceship tests underway in Va, Calif
A Colorado company developing a spaceship to take astronauts to the International Space Station is having its spacecraft undergo a series of landing-focused tests at NASA facilities in Virginia and California.
Mon May 13, 2013
Space History Photo: Pilot Joe Walker with the X-1E
In this historical photo from the U.S. space agency, the nose section of the X-1E with pilot Joe Walker suited for a flight at the NASA High-Speed Flight Station, Edwards, California, in January of 1958.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Photos: X-15 Rocket Plane Reaches Space in Test Flights
Research pilot Neil Armstrong stands with an X-15 rocketplane at NASA's Flight Research Center, Edwards, Calif., in 1960.
Wed Apr 17, 2013
X-48 Project Completes Flight Research for Cleaner, Quieter Aircraft
EDWARDS, Calif. -- NASA's remotely piloted X-48C hybrid-wing-body subscale aircraft, which demonstrates technology concepts for cleaner and quieter commercial air travel, completed an eight-month flight research campaign on April 9, 2013.
Mon Apr 15, 2013
Space History Photo: Lifting Bodies on Lakebed
In this historical photo from the U.S. space agency, the wingless lifting body aircraft are sitting on Rogers Dry Lake at what is now NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center, Edwards, California, in 1969.