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N747NA NASA B747SP rolls out at HAM

Posted by Tommy Mogren  /   November 26, 2014  /   Posted in News  /   Comments Off on N747NA NASA B747SP rolls out at HAM

N747NA NASA B747SP rolls out at HAM NASA’s B747SP N747NA ( c/n: 21441 ) rolloed out of Lufthansa Technik’s hangar yesterday for engine runs. It was a foggy morning as the 747SP rolled out after several months in the LH hangar. Photo: @SOFIAtelescope   Enjoy this video of her time

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SOFIA First Flight

Posted by Tommy Mogren  /   April 26, 2007  /   Posted in News  /   Comments Off on SOFIA First Flight

L-3 Communications announced today that NASA's Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA), completed its first test flight following extensive aircraft modification and telescope integration at the company's L-3 Integrated Systems (L-3 IS) Waco, Texas facility.

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SOFIA 747SP Grounded?

Posted by Tommy Mogren  /   April 24, 2006  /   Posted in News  /   Comments Off on SOFIA 747SP Grounded?

Funding for joint NASA-DLR program cut out of Fiscal Year 2007 budget program currently operating week-to-week and may be halted entirely by early summer.

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