NRC Report on NASA's civil aeronautics program

Press Release From: National Research Council
Posted: Friday, June 2, 2006

Decadal Survey of Civil Aeronautics Foundation for the Future, a new report from the National Academies' National Research Council, provides a list of high-priority aeronautics research projects NASA should pursue to improve the air transportation system and help the U.S. remain a world leader in the field.

Advance copies will be available to reporters only beginning at 9 a.m. EDT on Monday, June 5. THE REPORT IS EMBARGOED AND NOT FOR PUBLIC RELEASE BEFORE 4 P.M. EDT ON JUNE 5.

Reporters who wish to obtain a copy of the report should contact the Office of News and Public Information at tel. 202-334-2138 or e-mail

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