NASA AIRCRAFT: Teachers from around the country recently gathered at the NASA Dryden Aircraft Operations Facility
and the AERO Institute in Palmdale, Calif., to participate in NASA's Airborne Research Experiences for Educators and Students workshops.
The plane, crew and scientists will depart on October 12 from NASA's Dryden Aircraft Operations Facility
in Palmdale, California, and fly to Punta Arenas, Chile, where they will be based through mid-November.
At NASA, David McBride is now deputy director of the Dryden Flight Research Center, replacing Steven Schmidt, recently appointed director of the Dryden Aircraft Operations Facility
. And, Arthur "Gene" Goldman has been promoted to director of the John C.