May 22, 1941: Easterwood Airport was formally dedicated. It is named after Navy aviator Lt. Jesse L. Easterwood, class of 1909. Easterwood fle…
May 19, 1919: Jesse Easterwood, Texas A&M class of 1909, died in an airplane accident while flying over Panama.
A mini helicopter named Ingenuity flew about 10 feet off the ground for 39 seconds on April 19 in the first controlled flight by an aircraft on another planet. It made a second flight Thursday.
April 1, 1957: Gen. Bernard Schriever, class of 1937, appeared on the cover of Time magazine. Schriever, a WWII veteran, headed the Air Force …
The helicopter carrying Kobe Bryant didn’t have a long-recommended warning system to alert the pilot he was too close to the ground, but it is not clear whether it would have averted the foggy-weather crash, investigators and other experts say.
A new breed of quieter, high-speed airplanes could soon be in the works thanks to a partnership between a team of Texas A&M Experiment Station researchers and NASA Aeronautics' University Leadership Initiative.
A team of international researchers led by a Texas A&M University mathematician recently published its findings from an 18-month study that simulated the final moments of a deliberate plane crash in 2015 that killed 150.
HONOLULU — The ongoing search for 12 Marines — including one Aggie — who are missing after two helicopters crashed off Hawaii entered the third day with no plans Sunday to call off or suspend the massive effort, the Coast Guard said.
Two Aggies were killed early Sunday in a single-vehicle accident on F.M. 244 south of Carlos, the Texas Department of Public Safety said.
A chartered jet that carried a Texas A&M University delegation to the funeral services for Jeremy Richard Frampton, one of the students killed in the Bonfire collapse, was grounded Tuesday night in Stockton, Calif., due to mechanical problems.
A chartered jet that carried a Texas A&M University delegation to the funeral services for Jeremy Richard Frampton, one of the students ki…