Transformative Vertical Flight Workshop Proceedings Released

Final NASA Conference Proceedings for the Second Annual Transformative Vertical Flight Workshop, Enabling New Flight Concepts Through Novel Propulsion and Energy Architectures (released on 7/21/16) is now available for download and/or viewing. + Workshop proceedings, presentations & additional Info.

NASA Strategic Thrust #1, Safe Efficient Growth in Global Operations

NARI broadcasted an ARMD developed roadmap for Strategic Thrust #1 on July 19th. The roadmap proposes a coordinated NASA and community R&D effort over the next 30 years by enabling full NextGen and develop technologies to substantially reduce aircraft safety risks. + More Information.

Virtual Briefing for X-Plane Concepts

NARI hosted a Virtual Briefing presented by NASA personnel that provided a brief overview of the RFP and responded to questions about the RFP on July 15th . + More Info. & PDF Presentation Slides

ARMD - University Leadership Initiative Applicant's Workshop

NASA hosted an Applicant’s Workshop on Tuesday, May 3rd. The workshop provided an opportunity for interested parties to better understand the solicitation’s intent, scope, and selection criteria. +More Information.


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