Looks like another private venture is close to putting folks in space. Please hurry. (Post in memory of Mike Nofsinger.)
April 30, 2015
April 29, 2015
Here is another example. It would be nice to have two or more programs up and running. I am hoping that SpaceX gets its manned version of Dragon up this year. (post in memory of Mike Nofsinger)
April 28, 2015
I admit, I like watching Robert Downey Jr. act. He is good at it. He managed to make me enjoy Sherlock Holmes played as a buddy cop movie and I never thought I’d like that.
This is a neat story. Makes me like him even more.
in the waters of the Middle East. Wonder what the story is? Provocation? By whom?
April 24, 2015
This is impressive. The end of manned aircraft may be close.
April 21, 2015
Could we see a replay of the Cuban missile crisis in smaller form? (h/t Jeff Groves)
Looks like Airbus is backing off the threat to stop production of the A380. This article claims the aircraft will hit the break even point in sales this year. I don’t believe it. I think that the fact they even floated the idea of terminating production tells you that the aircraft isn’t profitable. You don’t see Boeing talking about ending 747 production.
April 17, 2015
April 16, 2015
This is way cool. Just like modelers do it, only a lot bigger.
April 15, 2015
Apparently Libyan rebels are trying to get some MiG-25s flying again, and apparently using them for ground attack. Color me amazed if they manage to do it.