NASA and The Aerospace Corporation

NASA and The Aerospace Corporation For half a century, NASA and Aerospace have worked closely to increase the scientific and technical knowledge base of the nation and establish the United States as a leader in space technologies and explorations. Dave Bearden and Roy Chiulli   Established October 1, 1958, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration […]  More »

The Back Page

The Back Page In Memoriam: Sally K. Ride The First American Woman in Space First published May 2013, Crosslink® magazine Richard K. Park   “The nation has lost one if its finest leaders, teachers, and explorers.” –Charles Bolden, NASA administrator Sally K. Ride, a member of The Aerospace Corporation’s board of trustees for eight years, […]  More »


Headlines In Defense of the Planet Earth has been struck by asteroids numerous times in its history—sometimes with devastating effects. Is another major collision overdue? The International Academy of Astronautics held a conference in May 2011 to explore the potential of an asteroid collision and the prospects for avoiding such disasters. William Ailor, principal scientist […]  More »