TIME TO FLYThe Orion project has been unfolding for years in board rooms and cleanrooms, but things will get real on Dec. 4 when an unmanned test version blasts off from Florida.by Natalia MironovaRead It
YOUR BEST CYBER DEFENSE? INFOSHARING
Plane makers and airlines are well aware that cyber criminals and terrorists are watching as aircraft become more networked, so the industry has begun a proactive campaign to improve cybersecurity.
by Debra Werner
EUROPE’S MISSION TO EARTH
Europe plans to field a fleet of 15 satellites and five hosted payloads that would monitor Earth’s environment continually for many years to come. NASA once had a similarly ambitious Earth-observing plan but was unable to complete it.
by Marc Selinger