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Rear Admiral William A. Moffett's Legacy

82 years ago today, the greatest  loss of life in an airship disaster occurred when the USS Akron crashed off the coast of New Jersey, April 4th 1933. 659 more words

Dirigibles

Google Takes Control Of Moffett Field Ushering In New Era Of Technology

MOUNTAIN VIEW (CBS SF) — Google officially took over the Moffett Federal Airfield in Mountain View on Wednesday from NASA so the tech giant can use the site’s three air hangars to develop its robots, drones and other new technologies. 183 more words

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Moffett Field Historical Society Museum

I recently visited the Moffett Field Historical Society Museum in Moffett Field. This museum is dedicated to telling the story of Moffett Field.

Here are six nuggets that I gleaned from my time at the museum. 751 more words

History

North American TP-51C Mustang

@Moffett Field, CA

May 2010

The Collings Foundation has world’s only dual control P-51C Mustang, and Moffett Field is a regular stop on their annual U.S. 55 more words

"PowerSpy" - can crooks really track you by the power your phone is using?

You probably don’t need reminding that emanations from your computer can provide hints about what’s going on.

When you’re logging on, you tend to type two short, fluent bursts of characters, because you know the key sequences really well. 681 more words

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Hangar One

This weekend, Mr. President Obama landed at Moffett Airfield for his visit to the San Francisco Bay Area. This reminded me of my visit to the area during NASA Ames Research Center’s 75th anniversary. 247 more words

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Nissan, NASA to work on autonomous car technology

LEDGER-ENQUIRER
By YURI KAGEYAMA
AP Business Writer January 8, 2015

TOKYO — Japanese automaker Nissan and NASA are teaming up to advance the technology behind cars that drive autonomously. 174 more words

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