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Sep 10 2019 - 12:00am | Source: AVTech
The Air Vehicle Technology Symposium will be a biennial forum where the air vehicle technical community will gather to present and discuss the latest air vehicle technology...
3D printed throttleable pintle injector bolted to combustion chamber transition spool. (source: Rocketstar)
"The ability of this pintle to simply and efficiently inject a multitude of hypergolic fuels and throttle them from five percent all the way to full throttle is very exciting. It...
INTRODUCTION One of the inescapable features of the modern technical landscape is the ubiquity with which human-machine interactions occur. In warfighting, these interactions are...
Is there still a need for cellulosic precursor carbon fiber and where is this need? The inquirer provided a method to domestically produce fibers similar to viscose...
September 24, 2018 | Source: NASA Ames, nasa.gov, 11 Sep 2018
Gearing up for its first flight test, NASA’s Adaptable Deployable Entry Placement Technology, or ADEPT, is no ordinary umbrella. ADEPT is a foldable device that opens to make a...
September 24, 2018 | Source: Power Technology, power-technology.com, 23 July 2018, Molly Lempriere
NASA and the US Department of Energy have developed a new nuclear fission reactor design for space applications, the Kilopower. NASA successfully conducted testing and...
What simulations exist for tactical missiles that include data such as mass properties, thrust and mass flow profiles, and other aerodynamical data? DSIAC staff reviewed...
March 8, 2018 | Source: Fed Biz Ops (FBO), 7 March 2018
The NASA Langley Research Center and Marshall Space Flight Center have released a Request for Information (RFI) related to their Low Earth Orbit Flight Test – Inflatable...
February 21, 2018 | Source: NASA Tech Briefs, techbriefs.com, 1 March 2017
The autonomous airplane can be folded in a confined volume, transported, and deployed in terrestrial or extraterrestrial venues. NASA Langley Research Center researchers have...
February 10, 2018 | Source: U.S. Naval Research Laboratory, nrl.navy.mil, 27 Mar 2017
The International Space Station (ISS) installed NRL’s Limb-Imaging Ionospheric and Thermospheric Extreme Ultraviolet (UV) Spectrograph (LITES), and Global Positioning System (GPS...