‘NASA Social’ scheduled for May 4


EDWARDS, Calif. – 75 fortunate social media followers will go behind-the-scenes and learn more about NASA‘s Dryden Flight Research Center on Edwards Air Force Base. The Dryden facility is NASA’s primary center for atmospheric research and operations. The “NASA Social” will begin at 7:30 am and will include tours of current aircraft and presentations on cutting-edge aeronautical research and science projects. Not only will guests learn about sonic booms, they could experience one first-hand. Learn more and register (which opens April 9) here for one of the 75 randomly selected seats.

DEA Official to address industry threats at Summit

The 2008 NATA Air Charter Summit will provide exclusive insight into emerging threats to charter operators from the illegal drug trade.

At a special luncheon on June 10, William C. Brown, Special Agent in Charge of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency’s (DEA) Aviation Division, will discuss the DEA’s increased focus on air charter and how operators can best ensure they are not targets of the drug runners.

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