大约1920年的兰利5英尺大气风洞“早期风洞”。历史照片。
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Circa 1920's LANGLEY 5 FT. ATMOSPHERIC WIND TUNNEL 'EARLY WIND TUNNEL'. Historical Photographs.
拍摄者: Langley

这是冯·布劳恩博士(中)和他的兄弟们的童年照片。沃纳·冯·布劳恩博士于1912年3月23日出生于德国威尔西茨。他儿时梦寐以求的marned太空飞行,在NASA马歇尔太空飞行中心的指导下研制的巨型土星火箭,将载人阿波罗飞船推向月球,实现了梦想。他的一生致力于通过探索太空来扩展人类的知识。
Wernher von Braun
This is a childhood picture of Dr. von Braun (center) with his brothers. Dr. Wernher von Braun was born in Wirsitz, Germany, March 23, 1912. His childhood dreams of marned space flight were fulfilled when giant Saturn rockets, developed under his direction at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center, boosted the manned Apollo spacecraft to the Moon. His life was dedicated to expanding man's knowledge through the exploration of space.

1903年12月17日,俄亥俄州代顿市的两个兄弟威尔伯和奥维尔莱特成功地驾驶了他们制造的飞机。他们的动力飞机在北卡罗莱纳州凯蒂霍克沙丘上空飞行了12秒,成为第一批驾驶一台重于空气的机器的人,这台机器依靠自己的动力起飞,保持在控制之下,持续飞行。
Early Rockets
On December 17, 1903, two brothers from Dayton, Ohio, named Wilbur and Orville Wright, were successful in flying an airplane they built. Their powered aircraft flew for 12 seconds above the sand dunes of Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, making them the first men to pilot a heavier-than-air machine that took off on its own power, remained under control, and sustained flight.

在阿拉巴马州亨茨维尔市开始发展导弹和太空技术的几年前,这个社区就被称为该州最大的棉花生产商。这是1900年12月27日刊登在《亨茨维尔邮报》上的达拉斯棉纺厂的历史照片。(由亨茨维尔/麦迪逊县公共图书馆提供)
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Years before Huntsville, Alabama got its start in missiles and space, the community was known as the State's leading cotton producer. This is a historical photo of the Dallas Cotton Mills printed in "The Huntsville Post" December 27, 1900. (Courtesy of Huntsville/Madison County Public Library)