Space History Photos Archive
26 October 2012, 10:59 AM ET
The lightweight, solar-powered, remote-controlled aircraft was designed for long-term scientific sampling or imaging missions.
25 October 2012, 10:17 AM ET
Pilot Stan Butchart demonstrates the Iron Cross simulator.
24 October 2012, 11:52 AM ET
Astronaut David R. Scott pictured with two command/service modules outside the Lunar Module.
23 October 2012, 12:32 PM ET
Employees witness the unexpected shut down of the Plum Brook reactor.
22 October 2012, 10:01 AM ET
The Crusader, the fastest Navy aircraft at the time, prepares for testing.
18 October 2012, 09:26 AM ET
Work is done to clear the Plum Brook water pumps of debris.
17 October 2012, 10:31 AM ET
The last aircraft in the Dryden Lifting Body program, the X-24B was a wingless craft designed to fly back to Earth from space.
16 October 2012, 09:53 AM ET
The biologist works with NASA to develop ways to track changes in ocean temperature and more by satellite.
12 October 2012, 10:35 AM ET
One of three of NASA's Deep Space Network complexes, located in Australia.
11 October 2012, 10:45 AM ET
A depiction of the space station concept of Herman Noordung.
10 October 2012, 09:45 AM ET
The Plum Brook Facility reactor core pictured from above.
09 October 2012, 09:54 AM ET
The NACA aircraft fleet outside the hangar.
05 October 2012, 09:40 AM ET
NACA dedicates the AERL with the help of some distinguished guests.
04 October 2012, 09:43 AM ET
Dryden pilot Neil Armstrong with the X-15, which contributed to the development of many spaceflight programs.
03 October 2012, 09:13 AM ET
02 October 2012, 12:48 PM ET
Launch of the Bumper V-2 in 1950.
28 September 2012, 09:59 AM ET
An unusual perspective of the lifeboat prototype for the International Space Station.
27 September 2012, 10:22 AM ET
An artist presents his impression of the book by Edward Everett Hale.
26 September 2012, 09:48 AM ET
The stark contrast of recent history compared in photograph.
25 September 2012, 09:29 AM ET
Cowboy Joe mounts his steed.
24 September 2012, 09:16 AM ET
Three scientists at the Marshall Space Flight Center, complete a training session in the MSFC’s Neutral Buoyancy Simulator.
21 September 2012, 10:05 AM ET
The team of NACA researchers and pilots discuss the XS-1.
20 September 2012, 09:36 AM ET
A group of astronauts await tests of the LRV.
19 September 2012, 09:58 AM ET
The possible replacement for parachutes was not a feasible alternative.
18 September 2012, 08:00 AM ET
Amelia Earhart's flight instructor examines the flight simulator for advanced aircraft.
17 September 2012, 08:00 AM ET
A scene from the blockhouse during the Freedom 7 recovery operation.
14 September 2012, 08:00 AM ET
This space station concept was submitted by George E. Mueller.
13 September 2012, 08:00 AM ET
Pilot and crew celebrate a successful flight.
12 September 2012, 08:00 AM ET
An engineer prepares for a test in the hypersonic tunnel.
11 September 2012, 08:00 AM ET
Orville Wright's airplane for the U.S. War Department eventually surpassed all expectations.
10 September 2012, 08:00 AM ET
A technician checks the equipment.
07 September 2012, 08:00 AM ET
The quiet of the day is destroyed by the roar of a Space Shuttle rising off the pad.
06 September 2012, 09:02 AM ET
Technicians prepare for a test.