ANN Daily Touch-And-Go: 04.22.09 (ANN's
Short-Form Daily News Program)
ANN Daily Aero-Briefing: 04.22.09 (ANN's
Long-Form Daily News Program)
ANN Special Feature: Avidyne's Tom Harper, Entegra Rel. 9, Part II
- 04.22.09 (ANN Special Report, with with
Avidyne's Director of Corporate Marketing, Tom Harper)
A small liquid-propellant sounding rocket developed by the Jet
Propulsion Laboratory for the United States Army. It was the first
true sounding rocket because it was built for no other purpose than
upper air research. The WAC Corporal used an attached Tiny Tim
solid-propellant booster to clear the launch tower.
Aero-Linx: Zeppelin and
Garrison Museum Tønder
During the First World War the German Imperial Navy operated
Zeppelin airships from Tønder. The base was placed a few
kilometers north of the city and was virtually self-supporting with
its own gas plant, heating central and waterworks.
"During the 11-day mission's five spacewalks, astronauts
will install two new instruments, repair two inactive ones and
perform the component replacements that will keep the (Hubble)
telescope functioning into at least 2014."
Source: From the NASA Mission Briefer
describing the upcoming STS-125 mission to service the Hubble Space