ERIC Number: ED207852
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: N/A
NASA's Role in Aeronautics: A Workshop. Volume I--Summary.
National Academy of Sciences - National Research Council, Washington, DC. Assembly of Engineering.
The central task of the workshop summarized in this report was to examine the relationship of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's (NASA's) aeronautical research capabilities to the state of U.S. aviation and to make recommendations about NASA's future roles in aeronautics. Topics include NASA's role in: (1) aeronautics research and technology; (2) military aeronautics; (3) transport aircraft aeronautics; (4) general aviation aeronautics; (5) rotocraft aeronautics; (6) engineering education; and (7) information dissemination. The evoluation of NASA and its relationship with other institutions are included in the appendices. (DS)
Descriptors: Aerospace Education, Aerospace Industry, Aerospace Technology, Aviation Technology, Engineering Education, Higher Education, Science Education, Space Sciences, Workshops
Aeronautics and Space Engineering Board, National Research Council, 2101 Constitution Ave., N.W., Washington, DC 20418 (no price quoted).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Academy of Sciences - National Research Council, Washington, DC. Assembly of Engineering.