When future astronauts prepare to go to the moon or to a
rendezvous with the International Space Station, their craft will
look suspiciously familiar. Appearing to be a larger version of the
Apollo spacecraft's crew module, the new Orion spacecraft is
historical in its conical design.
The LSA Movement Survives... and So Do A Number Of Manufacturers
During the 2009 Sport Aviation Expo in Sebring, FL, one had a huge assortment of aircraft to pursue... and some pretty fine choices in the fixed wing market, in particular. One of the most notable of these is the Evektor SportStar series, which has been a part of the LSA scene, even before it was officially defined and was one of the first to seek and finish the ASTM compliance program to bring it in line with the industry-authored standards. .
Tracking and Data Relay Satellite System (TDRS) K-L Readies For
Boeing has completed a Preliminary Design Review (PDR) for its
Tracking and Data Relay Satellite system (TDRS) K-L program, an
important design milestone as the program moves toward integration
of the TDRS K satellite for NASA.