Top News on Neil Armstrong

  • OPINION: Challenges and opportunities for airlines in 2015


    The prospect of a visit from Michael O'Leary dressed as Santa Claus may not be everyone's idea of a perfect Christmas. But should the Ryanair boss decide on a yuletide surprise, one or two European legacy airline CEOs might be hoping he gets stuck down the chimney before having the chance to invoice the children for his delivery service.


  • Other News for Neil Armstrong

  • The Right Stuff: Top ten firsts in human spaceflight


    Got any plans for 12 April? Don't forget International Human Spaceflight Day


  • Low power: Seven aircraft that flew on solar cells and muscle


    As Solar Impulse 2 sets off on its long-awaited circumnavigation "without a drop of fuel", we look at some of the...


  • Boeing seeks approval for green diesel as new aviation biofuel


    ​Boeing will seek approval by the end of this year to clear a green diesel blend as an alternative to Jet-A for...


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  • The Right Stuff: Top ten firsts in human spaceflight

    News | 10 Apr 2015 10:34 | Dan Thisdell

    Got any plans for 12 April? Don't forget International Human Spaceflight Dayhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/The-Right-Stuff-Top-ten-firsts-in-human-spaceflight-410981/
  • Low power: Seven aircraft that flew on solar cells and muscle

    News | 06 Mar 2015 16:45 | Dan Thisdell

    As Solar Impulse 2 sets off on its long-awaited circumnavigation "without a drop of fuel", we look at some of the experimental aircraft that have paved the way for this milestone flight.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Low-power-Seven-aircraft-that-flew-on-solar-cells-and-muscle-409872/
  • OPINION: Challenges and opportunities for airlines in 2015

    News | 26 Nov 2014 14:03 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    The prospect of a visit from Michael O'Leary dressed as Santa Claus may not be everyone's idea of a perfect Christmas. But should the Ryanair boss decide on a yuletide surprise, one or two European legacy airline CEOs might be hoping he gets stuck down the chimney before having the chance to invoice the children for his delivery service.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-Challenges-and-opportunities-for-airlines-in-2015-406494/
  • NASA renames Dryden research centre after Neil Armstrong

    News | 06 Mar 2014 13:06 | Dan Thisdell

    NASA has renamed its Dryden Flight Research Center (pictured) at Edwards AFB after Neil Armstrong, who served as a test pilot at the centre from 1955 to 1962, amassing more than 2,400 flight hours in 48 types, including the X-15.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/NASA-renames-Dryden-research-centre-after-Neil-Armstrong-396700/
  • Boeing seeks approval for green diesel as new aviation biofuel

    News | 14 Jan 2014 15:08 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Boeing will seek approval by the end of this year to clear a green diesel blend as an alternative to Jet-A for turbine-powered aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeing-seeks-approval-for-green-diesel-as-new-aviation-biofuel-394821/
  • NBAA: NBAA relaunches No Plane No Gain with focus on everyday business aviation users

    News | 30 Oct 2012 19:00 | Murdo Morrison

    The 65th NBAA convention kicked off this morning, with NBAA president Ed Bolen relaunching the No Plane No Gain campaign to press the benefits of business aviation to the economy.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/NBAA-NBAA-relaunches-No-Plane-No-Gain-with-focus-on-everyday-business-aviation-users-378305/