Space History Photos Archive
07 November 2013, 09:21 AM ET
The plane is mounted in the 30 x 60 Full Scale Tunnel in 1934, prepared for testing.
06 November 2013, 09:14 AM ET
This picture shows the static test firing of the DM-2 for the Solid Rocket Booster.
05 November 2013, 09:39 AM ET
An historical moment is marked with the signing of a certificate on the rendezvous day of the Apollo-Soyuz spacecraft.
04 November 2013, 09:29 AM ET
Commander David R. Scoot works at Rover near the Hadley-Apennine landing site in the third EVA of the Apollo 15 mission.
01 November 2013, 10:13 AM ET
Replicas of the communication satellites used to broadcast the 19th Olympic Games from Mexico City to Japan and Europe.
31 October 2013, 10:17 AM ET
The Lockheed C-141 model is in the Transonic Dynamics Tunnel, the world's first aeroelastic testing tunnel.
30 October 2013, 10:17 AM ET
The OMEGA trains astronauts in zero-g on a horizontal plane.
29 October 2013, 01:49 PM ET
A photograph of the Apollo 16 lunar module known as Orion as seen by the Lunar Module pilot.
28 October 2013, 10:55 AM ET
The Apollo 16 command module shown before splashdown after completing a lunar landing mission.
25 October 2013, 10:54 AM ET
Mission commander Alan Shepard Jr. is shown during an EVA.
24 October 2013, 10:16 AM ET
Shelia Scott served as governor of the British section of the Ninety-Nines.
23 October 2013, 10:31 AM ET
A lunar panorama shows Geologist-Astronaut Harrison H. Schmitt working at the Lunar Roving Vehicle during the second Apollo 17 extravehicular activity.
22 October 2013, 03:57 PM ET
Gemini 6 view of Gemini 7 during rendezvous maneuvers.
21 October 2013, 02:29 PM ET
NASA scientists use this plexiglass space station airlock test model to train astronauts for operations in space.
18 October 2013, 11:55 AM ET
Technicians prepare Pioneer F spacecraft for testing in the Space Simulation Chamber.
17 October 2013, 10:41 AM ET
Two astronauts test the SAFER system during a shared spacewalk.
16 October 2013, 10:14 AM ET
The U.S.N.S. Kingsport was the first satellite communication ship.
15 October 2013, 10:30 AM ET
The Space Shuttle Atlantis returns after mission STS-30, landing at Edwards Air Force Base.
14 October 2013, 01:12 PM ET
The Lunar Module known as Spider shown still attached to the Saturn IVB stage in earth orbit prior to docking with Apollo 9's Command/Service module known as Gumdrop.
11 October 2013, 10:15 AM ET
In space during the joint Russian/American docking mission known as the ASTP the Apollo Commander and the Soyuz Commander make their historic handshake.
10 October 2013, 10:08 AM ET
The Skylab Shroud is installed at the NASA Lewis Research Center Plum Brook Station, Space Power Facility.
09 October 2013, 10:07 AM ET
Mission Specialist Peter J.K. Wisoff stands on a Portable Foot Restraint, Manipulator Foot Restraint attached to the End Effector of the Remote Manipulator System.
08 October 2013, 01:40 PM ET
The first Space Shuttle External Tank rolls off the assembly line.
04 October 2013, 11:03 AM ET
The Apollo 11 Lunar Module "Eagle" is photographed in lunar orbit from Columbia.
03 October 2013, 10:19 AM ET
The Ames 5 degrees-of-freedom motion simulator allowed testing for multiple angular motions.
02 October 2013, 10:17 AM ET
The Talon flew as a mission support aircraft while at Langley from 1972 to 1980.
01 October 2013, 09:30 AM ET
The Prime crew for the Gemini 5 space flight complete practice survival training.
27 September 2013, 10:13 AM ET
Two female employees stand by the Intelsat IV in an anechoic chamber.
26 September 2013, 02:05 PM ET
The Apollo 12 Commander examines the unmanned Surveyor III spacecraft during the second extravehicular activity.
25 September 2013, 10:00 AM ET
The Wright Brothers launch their third test glider at Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina.
24 September 2013, 10:24 AM ET
The hot laboratory viewed from inside as an engineer uses the manipulator arms.
23 September 2013, 10:46 AM ET
The first object destined to leave our solar system, the Pioneer F spacecraft, carries this pictorial plaque to show other beings who, what, where and when the craft was designed.
20 September 2013, 10:12 AM ET
The X-31 pilot practices a Herbst maneuver.
19 September 2013, 10:13 AM ET
The two Apollo 13 crew members walk through the events of their upcoming EVA.
18 September 2013, 10:14 AM ET
Technicians prepare for a test in the Noise Research Program at Lewis Research Center.
17 September 2013, 09:55 AM ET
An inflight photograph of the Douglas D-558-1 #3 Skystreak, a research aircraft used by NACA.