In the hundred years since its establishment, NASA’s Langley Research Center (LaRC) has been at the leading edge of aerospace achievement, scientific discoveries, and technological breakthroughs. Established on July 17, 1917, the nation’s first civilian aeronautical research laboratory has played a proud and ongoing role as a comprehensive, world-class center for aeronautics. If a competition were […]
Naval Station Norfolk, the largest naval base in the world, celebrates its 100th anniversary in 2017. Founded on...
- May 6, 2013
Topics: Aerospace, Naval Forces
Labels: Aircraft, Naval Aviation, Programs & Technology, Research & Development, U.S. Navy, Unmanned Systems
In a video released today by Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR), the X-47B Unmanned Combat Air System (UCAS) demonstrator completes its first shore-based arrested landing on May 4 at Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Md.
By Steven Hoarn
Steven Hoarn is the Editor/Photo Editor for Defense Media Network. He is a graduate of...