AirportTower

FAA Deploys NASA-Developed Air Traffic Mgmt Tool; Edward Bolton Comments

The Federal Aviation Administration has started to deploy a NASA-developed tool for air traffic controllers to manage the national airspace. Air traffic controllers will use the tool handle ...
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NASA Picks Space Florida to Manage Shuttle Landing Facility; Bob Cabana Comments

NASA has signed a 30-year agreement with Space Florida, the state’s spaceport and aerospace development agency, to manage and operate the Kennedy Space Center’s shuttle landing ...
David Bowles

David Bowles Appointed Director of NASA’s Langley Research Center

David Bowles Dr. David Bowles, formerly deputy director of NASA’s Langley Research Center, has been promoted to director at the aeronautical-focused facility in Hampton, Va. NASA ...
Europa moon

NASA Enters Development Phase for Jupiter Moon Research Mission; John Grunsfeld Comments

NASA has started the development phase of formulation following the completion of a concept review for a mission to study whether a Jupiter moon could support life. “Today we’re ...
Mars Planet

NASA Signs Mars Exploration Deals With European Space Agencies

NASA Administrator Charles Bolden has signed contracts with space agency executives of Spain and France for the countries to continue projects for future exploration missions to Mars. NASA ...
research and development RD

NASA Awards $11.25M in Research Grants to 15 Universities

NASA has awarded $11.25 million in grants to 15 universities for research and technology development projects the space agency intends to incorporate into its programs. Recipients will ...
William Brantley

USDA’s William Brantley: NASA Launches Online API Catalog for Developers

William Brantley NASA has opened a new online repository of application programming interfaces intended to help developers learn to use the agency’s APIs and contribute their own ...
ContractSigning

NASA, Canada’s Nat’l Research Council Ink Partnership Renewal Deal; Jaiwon Shin Comments

NASA and Canada’s National Research Council have signed a new agreement that extends their partnership on aircraft engine icing research for an additional five years. The space ...
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Greg Zacharias to Succeed Mica Endsley as US Air Force Chief Scientist

Greg Zacharias, president and senior scientist at Charles River Analytics, has been elected to serve as the U.S. Air Force’s chief scientist, DoD Buzz reported Thursday. Kris Osborn ...
budget analysis review

NSF: Federal Funding for R&D, Facilities Fell 9% in FY 2013

A recent National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics report has found a 9 percent decline in federal funding for research and development, facilities and related equipment ...