NASA Aeronautics (@NASAaero )

NASA Aeronautics

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Twitter Web App : Aviation also employs 10.2M jobs around the world! ✈️🌐

Now thats a big global family! 🥰 #TravelTuesday #travel Airlines for America twitter.com/AirlinesDotOrg…

Twitter Web App : We’re inviting you to celebrate #NationalAviationDay with us by sharing how aviation has touched your life. From vacations to family reunions to aviation careers, share your pics and tell us how NASA research has made you #FreeToFly ✈️

iPhone : Check this out! We’re taking you inside our DC-8 flying laboratory!✈️ The DC-8 is in Salina, Kansas for FireX-AQ🔥, an airborne science campaign with NOAA to measure the effects of smoke from agricultural fires. More: go.nasa.gov/2Z8Uxyr

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Sprinklr : .NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine will visit NASAglenn on Wednesday, Aug. 21 and view progress on our work to advance the agencys #Artemis program, to land the first woman and the next man on the Moon by 2024. MORE >> nasa.gov/press-release/…

Sprinklr : #Now in 1977 Voyager 2 launched from NASAs Kennedy Space Center. After exploring Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune, it became the second spacecraft to enter interstellar space in 2018. Voyager 2 continues out into the cosmos today, 42 years after its launch.

TweetDeck : The first “A” in NASA stands for aeronautics—the science of travel through the air. Our wind tunnels have been used to test generations of commercial and military aircraft, leading to discoveries that helped pave the way for supersonic flight! #NationalAviationDay

iPhone : Zibi Turtle, Johns Hopkins APL. PI for Dragonfly mission to Titan. Opp to work on projects like this inspired many of us to work in space program.
Dragonfly will transform understanding of chemical reactions that may have led to life here.

Twitter Web App : The SETH satellite would demonstrate two technologies

📡 An optical communications technology for small satellites and CubeSats that would increase data rates from deep space

💥 A detector that could enable advanced warnings of potential space radiation threats to astronauts

Twitter Web App : NASA Goddards Research and Technology Programs recently hosted a two-day workshop focusing on robotics and automation in space crop production. youtu.be/q7VOWA2BQbo?t=…

Twitter Web App : LIVE NOW: Watch as I join Vice President Mike Pence Pence and other members of the National Space Council to discuss deep space exploration, cooperation with international partners and strengthening U.S. commercial space leadership. Tune in: twitter.com/i/broadcasts/1…

Twitter Web App : Who says #WorldPhotographyDay has to be limited to *this* world?

See some of the best photos in the solar system and beyond in our downloadable:

📚 e-books - go.nasa.gov/2SjyLzB
🖼 posters - go.nasa.gov/2BSkiaS
🌌 image collections - go.nasa.gov/2He5S5i

Twitter Web App : Double the data rate, double the fun. 📈

Information from the Intl. Space Station is now traveling down to Earth at twice the rate it once was, thanks to our satellite communications networks. Here’s how we’re putting that extra hustle to good use: go.nasa.gov/2z6PPSn

Sprinklr : Celebrating #LSP20th, #OTD 2017, we launched NASA TDRS -M (TDRS-13) for NASA’s space communication network. Learn more - nasa.gov/mission_pages/…

Twitter Web App : LIVE NOW: Watch as I join Vice President Mike Pence Pence and other members of the National Space Council to discuss deep space exploration, cooperation with international partners and strengthening U.S. commercial space leadership. Tune in: twitter.com/i/broadcasts/1…

iPhone : This morning we visited Northampton Branch Library to teach pre-k to elementary school students about our wonderful Moon! We created moon maps during this informational session. Thanks to all those who came out!

Twitter Web App : One step closer to Europa! Our upcoming mission to Jupiter’s intriguing ocean moon is ready to move into the next phase. Coming up is the final design, followed by construction and testing of our spacecraft and science payload. Details: go.nasa.gov/2HfixEO

Twitter Web App : Did you know that ground radars such as the #NASA S-Band Dual-Polarimetric Radar (NPOL) provide validation measurements that bridge the gap between satellites and instruments on the surface (e.g. rain gauges)? Check out this thunderstorm captured by NPOL in April 2019.

Sprinklr : Thanks for following along as we celebrated National #AviationDay by highlighting some of our directors, engineers, scientists, and pilots! Interested in joining our team? Learn more here: nasa.gov/careers

Twitter Web App : New to #Astrobiology? Having trouble explaining it to your family at dinner? Brush up on the basics with this great video from the #NASA NASAs OSIRIS-REx team: youtu.be/eJTfcV1ZceE

Twitter Web App : For the first time, data from our @NASASpitzer Space Telescope shows the surface conditions of a planet orbiting another star. 🔍 The hot, rocky planet is 1.3 times the size of Earth, but has no atmosphere. Discover more: go.nasa.gov/2P3Gt4J

Twitter Web App : Check this out! We’re taking you inside our DC-8 flying laboratory!✈️ The DC-8 is in Salina, Kansas for FireX-AQ🔥, an airborne science campaign with NOAA to measure the effects of smoke from agricultural fires. More: go.nasa.gov/2Z8Uxyr

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Sprinklr : Kayla Barron, one of our 2017 Astronaut Candidates, practices flying in an X-59 QueSST simulator at NASA Ames. The low boom flight demonstrator, X-59, was designed to fly at supersonic speeds over land without the loud noise of breaking the sound barrier. go.nasa.gov/2OLE0M5

Sprinklr : At night, Earth is lit up in bright strings of roads dotted with pearl-like cities and towns as human-made artificial light takes center stage. During Hurricane Maria, Puerto Ricos lights went out. More info: svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/4658

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Twitter Web App : “I always wanted to be in the air, whether that was in a plane, on a Ferris wheel, or on a roller coaster. I loved the feeling of being in the sky.” Meet Elizabeth Ruth, NASA research pilot: go.nasa.gov/2Mq1l3L #AviationDay

Twitter Web App : The same tech developed for notifying Intl. Space Station crews of reductions in cabin pressure is now a simple device that can be mounted in a cockpit or worn on clothing by anyone maneuvering at high altitude–like mountain climbers! go.nasa.gov/2HeOLjI #NationalAviationDay

Tweetbot for Mac : NASA Prepares to Launch First U.S. Asteroid Sample Return Mission nasa.gov/press-release/…

Twitter Web App : Do you have what it takes to teach a rover to fetch? Check out our newest challenge, the Space Robotics Challenge Phase 2, where advancing technology could earn you $1M! MORE>> nasa.gov/spacebot

Twitter Web App : Check out Spacecraft AR, an augmented reality mobile app available now for Android and iOS. No cards necessary, just put your fav spacecraft on any horizontal surface! bit.ly/SCARandroid bit.ly/SCAR_iOS

Twitter Web App : Join us in welcoming our Deputy Administrator to Twitter! Follow @JMorhard to learn about his work supporting our many missions, including space exploration, Earth sciences and aeronautics. twitter.com/jmorhard/statu…

Twitter Web App : When we think about what we are doing next…it is evolvable, says Jim Bridenstine at the #NationalSpaceCouncil. With the right investments, its an opportunity to send humans deeper into space than weve ever gone before. More on our Moon to Mars plans: nasa.gov/feature/nasa-u…

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TweetDeck : Last year, NASA Voyager 2 became our second interstellar explorer after it left the Suns bubble of influence, the heliosphere — a journey that started with its launch to space 42 years ago today. Happy launch anniversary, Voyager 2! nasa.gov/voyager pic.twitter.com/QhwgQ5g7rh

Sprinklr : NASA Watch The NASA Expeditions account is a collaborative effort across the agency to share the wide range of field work we conduct right here on Earth. It has contributors from different field campaigns, missions, centers and programs

Sprinklr : The Vehicle Assembly Building has been used to process & stack rockets since the Apollo era. For 30 years, its assets were used for the Space Shuttle and are now used by commercial partners.

We continue to celebrate the VAB’s contribution to exploration: go.nasa.gov/30l1RDv

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Android : Zeverbergen: TNO existed to bridge what might be called the acquisition valley of death today. #AiaaPropEnergy🔥

iPhone : “I am the first woman in my family to choose an education & a career in STEM over what was expected of me.” Supreet Kaur came to NASA Ames as a Systems Engineer intern & learned how to stay calm in the midst of the unknown. Learn about our NASA Internships: go.nasa.gov/2OFvi1D

Twitter Web App : LIVE NOW: Watch as I join Vice President Mike Pence Pence and other members of the National Space Council to discuss deep space exploration, cooperation with international partners and strengthening U.S. commercial space leadership. Tune in: twitter.com/i/broadcasts/1…

Twitter Web App : Do you have what it takes to teach a rover to fetch? Check out our newest challenge, the Space Robotics Challenge Phase 2, where advancing technology could earn you $1M! MORE>> nasa.gov/spacebot

Twitter Web App : Conducting research off the Earth, for the Earth! This #CubeLab looks at what is causing damage to the nervous system that’s common in Parkinson’s disease & multiple sclerosis & will reveal how living in space affects similar cells in healthy astronauts. go.nasa.gov/2YZ2Ix7

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Twitter Web App : To see the faintest, farthest galaxies, scientists will also be able to combine the power of #NASAWebb with the magnification of gravity as a natural telescope in space. How? go.nasa.gov/2JxAq5t twitter.com/NASAblueshift/…

TweetDeck : To prepare for the upcoming changes to our Milestones of Flight Hall, the North American X-15 will be lowered and moved out of the building this week. The rocket-powered X-15 flew faster and higher than any other airplane: s.si.edu/2s8bKH9 #AirSpacePhoto

Twitter Web App : 🆕This Month in NASA History Office: Apollo 11 #astronauts end 21 days in quarantine and finally return home.

“After we were released from quarantine, it was a wonderful feeling to be outside again—just feel the fresh air and wind on your face.

Learn more👉: go.nasa.gov/2P3zBnE

Sprinklr Publishing : “There are no limits to where the HIMARS can be.” Couldn’t have said it better ourselves! Great article from U.S. Marines showcasing the interoperability of our HIMARS launcher. lmt.co/2Z8OKcb

Twitter Web App : Reminder: The #FAA is still accepting comments on a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) to streamline the process for obtaining approval for special #flight authorization of new #supersonic #aircraft. Deadline to submit formal comments is Tuesday, 8/27. bit.ly/31ZU9Qw

Hootsuite Inc. : Last months global average concentration of atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2) was about 411 parts per million (ppm), up about 3 ppm from the same time last year. climate.nasa.gov/vital-signs/ca…

TweetDeck : Some of the computational fluid dynamics codes developed at our facility for analyzing the Space Shuttle are still being used by NASA & aviation industry leaders to develop and improve air and spacecraft. #NationalAviationDay twitter.com/NASAaero/statu…

Twitter Web App : Just as you’d get gas on a long road trip ⛽, NASA spacecraft could also journey farther into the solar system by fueling up...in space! RRM3, a mission on Intl. Space Station, has just successfully demonstrated an important step toward making that a reality: go.nasa.gov/2zaa8OB

Twitter Web App : Have you been enjoying the #PerseidMeteorShower?
With the shower at its peak tonight, make sure you go out and look up tonight! The shower will continue till about the end of the month! #MeteorShower #whatsup
space.com/perseid-meteor…

iPhone : If our eyes 👀 could see high-energy ⚡ radiation called gamma rays, the Moon 🌑 would appear brighter than the Sun☀️! 😱 More: instagram.com/p/B1NLFEBjR1o/

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Sprinklr : Launched Aug. 20, 1975 - Viking 1 was the #NASAFirst spacecraft to land on Mars! Viking 1 was designed to take high-res images and study the Red Planet for signs of life. The mission performed the first Mars soil sample. Discover more in #NTRS! > go.nasa.gov/2OVNap9

TweetDeck : Fun fact: The orange hue you see enveloping Earth in this photo is a phenomenon known as airglow.

Airglow typically occurs when nitrogen and oxygen molecules are energized by ultraviolet radiation from sunlight 🌞

iPhone : EXCLUSIVE! The birds fly much better than us. Perfect and all in one: wings, body, tail What happens when Airbus In The UK engineers are unleashed to design the ultimate green airliner #avgeek #RIAT19 #AirTattoo #BirdofPrey ow.ly/33Nl50v5IN6

Sprout Social : All right #AvGeeks, its time for the #ABCsofAviation! O is for Open Systems. Like today’s smartphones, the Open Systems flight deck allows #pilots to use a wide variety of specialized apps, giving pilots the power to get the most out of each flight. blog.geaviation.com/100-year-anniv…

Salesforce - Social Studio : Readers thought our March 6, 2019, story “Crowler run: Finding craft beer and flying it home,” was a sparkler. So when we asked them to tell us some of their favorite airport-accessible breweries, they responded!
Read more: bddy.me/2TOUjX7

iPhone : The Spanish American Committee on Clevelands near west side partnered with Metro Health to offer free training so they can earn the certification required by the state of Ohio. bit.ly/2MkyjCA

iPhone : Voting closes TOMORROW❗Do you have a favorite finalist? Help them win big at #Sammies2019 by voting today! bitly.com/votesammies

Twitter Web App : Its the best day of the year! Happy #NationalAviationDay! Whats your favorite heavy to spot out at Dulles? ✈️

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iPhone : Flying cars are cool. Concepts have been around for decades. Even George Jetson had one that folded up in a suitcase. But are flying cars a viable option? The Urban Air Mobility community says yes. NASA and its partners are taking UAM to the next level.
youtu.be/rPYE_3_ONAo

Sprout Social : 17.5 million passengers are expected to travel on U.S. airlines during the week-long #LaborDay travel period, representing a 4 percent increase from 2018. Read A4As full forecast here: bit.ly/2ZfqbW7

Twitter Web App : Thank you to our #union siblings in #aviation who work hard to #KeepFlyingSafe for all of us! #UnionStrong #1u twitter.com/afa_cwa/status…

Twitter Web App : This shining Spotlight is on Ben Hargis, three time NASA_Langley intern! This summer, he has focused on inertial transfer for the In-Space Assembly project! Check it out: youtu.be/HJi3lajq2fg

Twitter Web App : Happy #NationalAviationDay! Even if you didnt fly today, something you needed did. Did you know that NASA Aeronautics-developed tech is on every U.S. commercial aircraft & in every U.S. control tower? Thats why we like to say were with you when you fly. More: go.nasa.gov/2za4QTg

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Sprinklr : An event horizon is the boundary between what can & cannot escape a #BlackHole. This year Event Horizon Scope, a planet-wide array of #radio telescopes, presented the world with the first image of a black holes event horizon! Happy #NationalRadioDay! s.si.edu/BlackHoleM87

Twitter Web App : Grazia has been imagining the impossible since she was a child… now she makes it reality as our Chief Technology Officer
Listen to the latest episode of the #WeMakeItFly podcast to hear Grazia Vittadinis pioneering story as she leads our cutting edge R&D
fly.airbus.com/podcasts

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iPhone : For the first time, data from our @NASASpitzer Space Telescope shows the surface conditions of a planet orbiting another star. 🔍 The hot, rocky planet is 1.3 times the size of Earth, but has no atmosphere. Discover more: go.nasa.gov/2P3Gt4J

Twitter Web App : Dont miss this weeks webinar and face to face! Sign up through our website: txstate-epdc.net/events/ #NASA #EPDC #STEM #Educators

Twitter Web App : Five major #river systems move tremendous amounts of freshwater from North America and Eurasia to the Arctic Ocean. Of these, the #Yenisei in the Russian #Arctic drains the largest land area. earthobservatory.nasa.gov/images/145468/… earthobservatory.nasa.gov/images/78829/r… #NASA #Landsat #MODIS

Twitter Web App : North Atlantic- System 97L Has a Low Chance to Develop
NOAAs GOES-East satellite provided a look at the Atlantic Ocean, that has one lone system with potential for tropical cyclone development today, August 21. The a low pressure system, System 97L.... >>>>

Twitter Media Studio : Solar conjunction is coming up!
That’s when you and I will be temporarily invisible to each other, like dancers on opposite sides of an enormous bonfire. Learn what this means for me in this 60-second video. go.nasa.gov/2ysJoIS

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Falcon Social Media Management : Labor Day is fast approaching and given the amazing groundswell of collective action so far this year, the AFL-CIO is highlighting all the actions and events our union sisters and brothers are hosting over the holiday weekend. Find one near you: actionnetwork.org/event_campaign…

Sprout Social : Voyager 2 launched #otd in 1977. Together, NASA Voyager are the only spacecraft to have visited the four outer planets of the solar system: voyager.jpl.nasa.gov pic.twitter.com/e0nIAtFKsE

Sprinklr : A robot that can pollinate flowers? 🤖🌺
As the world grapples with bee extinction one Centennial Challenge winner is using artificial intelligence to take matters into their own hands... or rather robotic arms. Explore more NASA challenges: nasa.gov/winit

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Zapier.com : RT NASAexplores: It’s #TriviaTuesday! Can you guess how often Earth and all the giant gas planets in our solar system gather on one side of the Sun? We’ll tweet the answer at 4 p.m. ET! Is it:

Twitter Media Studio : Feeling the love! Thanks, everyone, for all the thoughtful landing anniversary messages.

I remember where I was seven years ago tonight. Do you remember where you were when I touched down on Mars?

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TweetDeck : 📣Discovery Alert!📣

A new exoplanet has a sky that one-ups Star Wars Tatooine – three stars instead of two.

LTT 1445 A b swelters under three red suns. Its a hot, rocky world only 22 light-years💡⤳ away.

Welcome to the family, LTT 1445 A b!

go.nasa.gov/30r9zME

iPhone : This week, NASA scientists are on Mauna Loa volcano in Hawaii investigating caves formed by lava. We believe these caves are also present on the Moon & Mars and could serve as habitats for our #Artemis astronauts. Follow NASAExpeditions to learn more. twitter.com/nasaexpedition…

Sprinklr : #HubbleClassic Thousands of sparkling young stars are nestled within the giant nebula NGC 3603. About 20,000 light-years away, this stellar jewel box is one of the most massive young star clusters in the Milky Way Galaxy: go.nasa.gov/2P53Tq6

Sprout Social : Enlisted aircrew members critical to C-130 Hercules flight testing - citamn.afrc.af.mil/Features/Displ… #ReserveReady

Twitter Web App : Today, we celebrate the 50th Anniversary of #Embraer. The last 50 years passed with a blink, and today we return to where it all began, São José dos Campos, Brazil, where we will celebrate and share our story. Watch the ceremony here: youtu.be/-CyEU-oL_6U #Embraer50

Lithium Tech. : Curated Variegations Wed like to take a closer look into this. Could you please send us a direct message with the two confirmation numbers? ^JJ twitter.com/messages/compo…

Sprinklr Publishing : Time to hit the books! #BackToSchool #ForgedByTheSea twitter.com/NavalAcademy/s…

Sprinklr : Lets talk about Binary Sources! We still have tons of questions about these multi-star systems, and Fermis LAT can detect microquasars and pulsar binaries via the gamma rays they create. This odd couple was observed in 2010. To learn more, watch here: go.nasa.gov/2yJ76kj pic.twitter.com/8veT3mOh8V

iPhone : We have three science teams here all week, testing different types of instruments and gathering data on the size and shape of the lava tube, the chemistry and mineralogy of the rocks, and the gases present.

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Twitter Web Client : The Undiscovered Country

Opportunitys final image mosaic from #Mars shows the missions last tracks and pristine terrain waiting for visits from future explorers.

See the full high-resolution panorama at go.nasa.gov/2F7JWbn

Twitter Web App : Five years ago today, Cassini captured this look at Saturn’s rings casting intricate shadows. If you look closely, you might also spot two moons. Details: go.nasa.gov/2OWJfZs