Space History Photos Archive
05 September 2012, 08:00 AM ET
The large wind tunnel was responsible for testing many of the nations bombers and fighters during World War II.
03 September 2012, 08:00 AM ET
President Kennedy is presented with a model of the Mariner 2.
03 September 2012, 08:00 AM ET
Teacher Christa McAuliffe experiences the "vomit comet."
31 August 2012, 08:00 AM ET
Parts of the Saturn V test vehicle are assembled.
30 August 2012, 08:00 AM ET
This concept was produced by Johnson Space Center.
28 August 2012, 08:00 AM ET
This homebuilt aircraft was one of the first to use tricycle landing gear.
27 August 2012, 08:00 AM ET
Astronaut Fullerton training in a zero-gravity aircraft.
24 August 2012, 08:00 AM ET
President Kennedy gets a lesson in how the Saturn Launch System works.
23 August 2012, 08:00 AM ET
The upper booster of the surveyor being prepared for the upcoming launch.
22 August 2012, 08:00 AM ET
NASA technicians prepare to test materials with high temperature.
21 August 2012, 08:00 AM ET
The Bell X-14A demonstrates a Vertical Take-off.
20 August 2012, 08:00 AM ET
Astronaut James Irwin alongside the LVR on the lunar surface.
17 August 2012, 08:00 AM ET
This supersonic wind tunnel at Lewis Center was opened up for industry testing.
16 August 2012, 08:00 AM ET
A fuel venting test to gauge how far from the vehicle body fuel should be expelled.
15 August 2012, 08:00 AM ET
The launch vehicle lays on the ground awaiting launch.
14 August 2012, 08:00 AM ET
The aircraft gets a test flight.
13 August 2012, 08:00 AM ET
A space station concept drawing from 1977.
10 August 2012, 08:00 AM ET
This tool was launched to measure atmospheric properties in 1963.
09 August 2012, 08:00 AM ET
The new director of research is welcomed to Langley.
08 August 2012, 08:00 AM ET
The design of this facility allowed astronauts to practice assembling structures in space-like conditions.
07 August 2012, 08:00 AM ET
This facility provides a central hub for airlines and airports to mitigate passenger delays.
06 August 2012, 08:00 AM ET
Mariner 1 launched for orbiting Venus.
03 August 2012, 08:00 AM ET
Many VIPs visited the NACA facilities, President Roosevelt included.
02 August 2012, 08:00 AM ET
With our Blue Marble as a back drop, two astronauts, arm in arm, run through simulations.
01 August 2012, 08:00 AM ET
Deep Space 1, the first spacecraft to use ion propulsion as its main engine, being assembled.
31 July 2012, 08:00 AM ET
A missile-like object, used to test air inlet efficiency, buried its nose in the ground.
30 July 2012, 08:00 AM ET
Space Shuttle Columbia is prepared for an upcoming launch with its payload inside.
26 July 2012, 08:00 AM ET
One of many space station concepts, the Manned Orbiting Laboratory was planned for launch in 1969.
25 July 2012, 08:00 AM ET
Astronaut Mark Lee tests the SAFER system.
24 July 2012, 08:00 AM ET
A plane was quickly marked with NASA information to back up a cover-up story was quickly released to explain the presence of an airplane over the Soviet Union.
23 July 2012, 08:00 AM ET
Crew members participate in training for in-flight maintenance.
20 July 2012, 08:00 AM ET
One of three concepts, the free-flying lunar lander became the most important simulator for the Moon missions.
19 July 2012, 08:00 AM ET
The structure was designed to simulate and study human response in air traffic control towers.
18 July 2012, 08:00 AM ET
A Titan rocket from the Gemini family prepares to deliver the Viking toward Mars.
17 July 2012, 08:00 AM ET
Stennis Space Center stands where this sawmill once was.