Aerospace America

Knowledge inspires. Knowledge empowers. In that spirit, AIAA’s membership magazine informs you about the critical technology and policy issues through intelligent and highly visual journalism. Stay on top of the latest developments with our free online news stories. Then go deeper by receiving our visually stunning, print edition magazine with its in-depth articles, graphics and photos — all of which is available to members online as well. Aerospace America provides you with the knowledge, ideas and inspiration that can help you shape your career and the future of aerospace.

 Current Issue


The January 2020 issue of Aerospace America is now live. Don’t miss this month's cover story, "Sparking the Space Economy," by Debra Werner. Also, see if you possess the knowledge to solve this month's AeroPuzzler:

I am leftover from the beginning of time. Without me and my spots, galaxies could not have formed. I’m everywhere in the cosmos, but not uniformly. My wavelengths were small, but you sense them as stretched. A spacecraft was launched decades ago to take my temperature and look for my spots. What am I, and how did this spacecraft find me?

Draft a response of no more than 250 words and email it by midnight Jan. 12 to for a chance to have it published in the February issue.

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