Future Directions in Flight Software Assurance

Future Directions in Flight Software Assurance Aerospace is helping mission planners understand and manage the risks associated with an increased reliance on sophisticated onboard software. Elisabeth Nguyen, Robert Pettit, and Myron Hecht   In 1999, the Mars Climate Orbiter was lost as a result of a software error in its navigation system. A few months […]  More »

Simulation Analysis of Resource Depletion and Climate Change Trends

Simulation Analysis of Resource Depletion and Climate Change Trends Aerospace researchers are studying combined climate change models and creating simulation studies to assist the military in planning for future trends and potential world crises. Michael J. Baxter U.S. national security is increasingly being threatened by a number of global trends. These include climate change, pollution, […]  More »