Free Online Seedling Seminar

February 25, 2015

On March 18 & 19, 2015, NARI will present a 2-day virtual seminar to showcase innovative concepts developed by Seedling researchers. + Read more

IFAR Young Research Network Virtual Conferences

The NASA Aeronautics Research Institute (NARI) is hosting a series of free, virtual conferences showcasing the research of members of the IFAR Young Research Network. + Read more

2015 LEARN Phase I Awards Announced

December 29, 2014

Four Leading Edge Aeronautics Research for NASA (LEARN) proposals were selected to proceed to the procurement phase. + Read more.

2015 Seedling Phase I Awards Announced

December 18, 2014

Four proposals were selected for Seedling Phase I funding in 2015. + Read More


NARI is a virtual institute that is comprised of distributed multi-institutional, multi-disciplinary research teams to address a broad range of cutting-edge aeronautics research questions.

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NARI supports NASA's Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate's objective to invest in early-stage innovative and novel concepts to revolutionize the future of aeronautics.

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About NARI

The Institute manages and coordinates research and competition efforts for the agency, both within and outside of NASA.