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NASA

 (năs′ə)
abbr.
National Aeronautics and Space Administration

NASA

(ˈnæsə)
(in the US) n acronym for
(Astronautics) National Aeronautics and Space Administration

NASA

(ˈnæs ə)

n.
National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.NASA - an independent agency of the United States government responsible for aviation and spaceflightNASA - an independent agency of the United States government responsible for aviation and spaceflight
independent agency - an agency of the United States government that is created by an act of Congress and is independent of the executive departments
Translations

NASA

[ˈnæsə] N ABBR (US) =National Aeronautics and Space AdministrationNASA f

NASA

[ˈnæsə] n abbr (US) (=National Aeronautics and Space Administration) → NASA f

NASA

[ˈnæsə] n abbr (Am) =National Aeronautics and Space AdministrationN.A.S.A. f
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As part of Science4Girls, a NASA initiative to partner with libraries during National Women's History Month, participants will be able to learn more about the life and career of two prominent Hispanic women at NASA.
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Since the release of the CAIB report in August, NASA leadership says it was inundated with suggestions and advice on how to guide NASA through the cultural changes indicated in the board's findings.
Last week, NASA announced it might not be ready to test-fly the shuttle until next summer because it didn't know when it could meet one of the board's key recommendations--having an in-flight repair kit to patch large holes in the shuttle surface.
NASA hopes to send a piloted spacecraft to Mars as early as 2011 (the round-trip would take almost two years and cost about $20 billion).
NASA intends to launch Cassini on October 6 on top of a Lockheed Martin Titan IV rocket.
Twenty-four years earlier, President Nixon and his NASA administrator James Fletcher had convened in an almost identical ceremony a few miles south in San Clemente.
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NASA Dryden's education office is celebrating the center's 60th anniversary with a poster and essay contest.