THIS IS THE NASA AMES EXPLORING AERONAUTICS INTRO!
Four main sections are available from this format.
CLICK ANYWHERE YOU WANT TO GO!
The Hangar has videos of cool planes flying.
Resource Center has videos with NASA engineers. There’s a Glossary of terms and History of Flight.
Tools of Aeronautics shows videos of the Ames wind tunnel, the biggest low speed wind tunnel in the world! And, they tell and show how it’s used!
Activity Center is where lesson plans are, these are planned by NASA Ames for teachers to use. Very good.
OR, you can use our Teaching Leader, we developed this with the EAA. You can read titles of what section you want to study, click and go!
How airplanes fly
How NASA designs airplanes
Glossary of Aeronautics terms
History of aviation