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Space History Photos Archive
09 May 2013, 09:45 AM ET
This image presents the outer area of the Plum Brook Reactor facility.
08 May 2013, 10:03 AM ET
This image shows the effects of the Icing Research Tunnel.
07 May 2013, 10:07 AM ET
The MASTIF was designed to train pilots how to pull the space capsule out of a potentially dangerous spin.
06 May 2013, 10:03 AM ET
This Consolidated B-24 Liberator was modified to study the effect of icing.
03 May 2013, 10:15 AM ET
An image of Mission Specialist James Newman during the first of three EVAs.
02 May 2013, 02:26 PM ET
01 May 2013, 09:47 AM ET
An image of the J-34 engine showing icing after a flight.
30 April 2013, 09:24 AM ET
The Remote Controlled research staff and several of the lifting body models displayed with the radio controlled mothership.
29 April 2013, 09:45 AM ET
A female astronaut simulates an emergency egress procedure using the sky genie.
26 April 2013, 09:47 AM ET
Swimmers prepare the command module to be hoisted aboard the U.S.S. Yorktown.
25 April 2013, 09:34 AM ET
Technicians make adjustments on the solar-powered, remotely piloted craft before its record-setting flight.
24 April 2013, 08:00 AM ET
A technician focuses a television camera on a ramjet engine in a wind tunnel.
23 April 2013, 08:00 AM ET
The Mock-Up Reactor core as seen from the Plum Brook Facility control room.
22 April 2013, 09:33 AM ET
The parafoil undergoes testing in the world's largest wind tunnel.
17 April 2013, 08:00 AM ET
A view of the instrumentation inside the A-29 during a research flight.
16 April 2013, 08:00 AM ET
The Vertol VZ-2 (Model 76) had over a year of research before going back to the manufacturer.
15 April 2013, 08:00 AM ET
Wingless lifting body aircraft are sitting on Rogers Dry Lakebed.
12 April 2013, 10:10 AM ET
Albert Siepert sits with Belgium royalty for the Apollo 10 Liftoff.
11 April 2013, 09:44 AM ET
The X-34 demonstrator is delivered to Dryden Flight Research Center.
10 April 2013, 09:41 AM ET
Technicians adjust parts of the Atmospheric Entry Simulator.
09 April 2013, 10:11 AM ET
A view from the air shows the NASA AMES Research Center.
08 April 2013, 10:15 AM ET
The director of the Lewis Research Center addresses the importance and uses of nuclear propulsion.
05 April 2013, 09:47 AM ET
This non-flying, full-scale version of the HL-20 lifting body was used for various tests of maintainability and human factors considerations.
04 April 2013, 09:27 AM ET
A technician works atop the Saturn V rocket which is being prepared for the first manned lunar landing mission.
03 April 2013, 09:34 AM ET
A NACA staff testing the chemical properties of substances at the Aircraft Engine Research Laboratory.
02 April 2013, 10:00 AM ET
An unmanned hypersonic research aircraft being tested in the wind tunnels.
01 April 2013, 09:46 AM ET
The remote piloted research aircraft sits on the ramp, awaiting a test flight.
29 March 2013, 10:18 AM ET
Workers stand on the lily pad, guiding a crane to remove a shrapnel shield until it is needed again.
28 March 2013, 09:50 AM ET
Astronaut John Glenn is shown in his silver Mercury spacesuit during pre-flight training at Cape Canaveral.
27 March 2013, 10:06 AM ET
A display of a turbojet engine is shown during investigation at the Aircraft Engine Research Laboratory of NACA.
26 March 2013, 09:50 AM ET
The HL-10 lifting body is seen in flight during a test.
25 March 2013, 09:42 AM ET
A view of firing room #2 during a test for the Apollo 12 launch.
22 March 2013, 10:54 AM ET
A NACA research aircraft is launched for a test flight.
21 March 2013, 09:50 AM ET
A NASA technician inspects a transport model between wind tunnel tests at Langley.
20 March 2013, 09:52 AM ET
This half-scale test craft was pre-flighted by being carried on a truck.
19 March 2013, 10:23 AM ET
A researcher considers the first full-scale airplane tested in the Propeller Research Tunnel.