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October 23, 2013

Little engines for little spacecraft

Paulo Lozano designing tiny engines for tiny spacecraft.Paulo Lozano is designing tiny ion thrusters for the next generation of satellites
October 21, 2013


RESCUING HUBBLE symposium set for Nov 13.
October 16, 2013

AeroAstro to co-lead aviation environment center

AeroAstro to co-lead aviation environment center. (Shutterstock image)The Federal Aviation Administration has named MIT to co-lead its new Air Transportation Center of Excellence for the Environment and Alternate Jet Fuels.
October 2, 2013

AeroAstro computational doctoral degree announced

AeroAstro computational doctorate announced
September 29, 2013


AeroAstro students conducting their research on NASA reduced gravity aircraft
September 17, 2013

Space weather's effects on satellites

MIT study: high-energy electrons in space may cause satellite failure
Old photo of the Wright Brothers Wind Tunnel
September 10, 2013

Wright Brothers Wind Tunnel 75th anniversary

Happy 75th, Wright Brothers Wind Tunnel. Dedicated September 12, 1938.Read about the WBWT's history in our department's magazine AeroAstro.
September 6, 2013

Inflatable antennae could give CubeSats greater reach

AeroAstro team's inflatable antennae could give CubeSats greater reach
August 29, 2013

Air pollution causes 200K early US deaths

AeroAstro LAE study: pollution causes 200K early US deaths
July 19, 2013

Hastings Named director Singapore MIT Alliance

AeroAstro Prof. Hastings named SMART directorProfessor Daniel Hastings, who last month completed a seven-and-a-half-year tenure as MIT’s dean of undergraduate education, has been appointed to a three-year term as director of the Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology (SMART), effective Jan. 1, 2014.