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Conducts research on problems of flight. Develops aeronautical and space vehicles. Explores outer space. Participates in international programs for the peaceful development of space technology.

Dr. Wernher von Braun

Dr. Wernher von Braun


Dr. Wernher Von Braun, who worked at the Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama...

Tags: Baseball | Alabama
Holiday Inn Magazine

Holiday Inn Magazine


This promotional magazine from 1966 touts NASA's launch complex as a tourist destination even before its completion. The article highlights...

Tags: Cold War | Florida
ATT Survivability

At&T Survivability


This booklet, authored by AT&T, depicts how advancements by the telecommunications industry prepared the nation's communications...

Tags: Civil Defense
Beating Reds

Beating Reds


This U.S. News & World Report magazine features stories on Vietnam and an interview with Dr. Wernher von Braun. The article on Vietnam...

Tags: Alabama | Cold War | Vietnam War
USSR Civil Aviation Delegation

Russian Aviation

November-December 1972

In 1972, a group of Soviet aeronautics and aviation educators visited the Kennedy Space Center....

Tags: Aviation | Cold War | Florida
ASTP Statement and Drawings

Apollo Soyuz Test Project


The Apollo-Soyuz Test Project (ASTP) was the first joint U.S.-Soviet space flight and marked the end of the "Space Race" between the two...

Tags: Alabama | Space Exploration | Soviet Union
Project Paperclip

Operation Paperclip

ca. 1947-1975

In the closing days of World War II, the Soviet Union and the U.S. sought to enhance their knowledge of missile technology with the help of...

Tags: Space Exploration
Freitag Speech

Freitag Speech

May 6, 1963

In his May 1963 speech, Captain Robert F. Freitag, Director of Launch Vehicles and Propulsion, discussed U.S. booster technology and the discusses...

Tags: Illinois | Space Exploration
Media Review Files

Objection to Publication


The first document is part of a technical report mentioning Russian efforts to develop propulsion technology...

Tags: Soviet Union | Space Exploration
Man on the Moon

Man on the Moon


In an interview with U.S. News and World Report in 1966, Dr. von Braun discussed some technical aspects of the space program and...

Tags: Alabama | Space Exploration