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Langley Aeronautics and Space Test highlights, 1983

Langley Aeronautics and Space Test highlights, 1983

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Published by National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Langley Research Center in Hampton, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Langley Research Center.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesNASA technical memorandum -- 85806
    ContributionsLangley Research Center.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17081689M

    Alan Bartlett Shepard, Jr. (Novem – J ) was an American naval aviator, test pilot, flag officer, NASA astronaut, and businessman, who in became the second person, and the first American, to travel into Mercury flight was designed to enter space, but not to achieve orbit. Ten years later, at age 47 the oldest astronaut in the program, Shepard commanded. Celebrating the 50th year of the Langley Research Center, this NASA film highlights the many innovations and discoveries made from through Langley Research Center (LaRC) is the oldest of NASA's field centers, located in Hampton, Virginia, United States. It directly borders Poquoson, Virginia and Langley Air Force Base.

    Experimental performance of the regenerator for the Chrysler upgraded automotive gas turbine engine / (Langley, [Va.]: NASA ; Springfield, Va.: for sale by the National Technical Information Service, ), by Jerry M. Winter, Ralph C. Nussle, United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration, United States. Dept. of Energy. Flow improvements in the circuit of the Langley 4- by 7-meter tunnel / (Washington, D.C.: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Scientific and Technical Information Branch ; [Springfield, Va.: For sale by the National Technical Information Service], ), by Zachary T. Applin and United States. National Aeronautics and Space.

    The Space Task Group completes its work. Katherine gets to complete and put her name on the research report in Her paper is the first report to come out of Langley’s Aerospace Mechanics Division by a female author. Around this time, she also agrees to marry a man named Jim Johnson. She changes her name to Katherine Goble Johnson. The general completed the Air Force Test Pilot School at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., in , and remained there as a test pilot involved in a variety of test programs, including the F-4E (slats), F and National Aeronautics and Space Administration lifting bodies (space re-entry vehicle shapes).


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