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NASA Ames to open campus to public

Original post made on Sep 2, 2014

As it celebrates its 75th year, NASA Ames Research Center is holding a rare open house event on Saturday, Oct. 18, allowing a close look at the space research center's many technological wonders.

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Posted by Ken S
a resident of Whisman Station
on Sep 2, 2014 at 2:23 pm

The provided link (nasa.gov/ames/openhouse2014/) doesn't work.
It appears you one needs to use Web Link


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Posted by Greg Coladonato
a resident of Slater
on Sep 2, 2014 at 2:59 pm

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Good catch Ken S. Shame on NASA for not having nasa.gov work without the www prefix, how 90s of them.

This sounds like a great event, just got my tickets. Thanks NASA Ames!


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Posted by Sparty
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on Sep 3, 2014 at 1:09 am

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must be fixed. the link worked for me on firefox


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Posted by steve
a resident of another community
on Sep 3, 2014 at 4:12 pm

Please note that the actual 747 SOFIA aircraft will NOT be on display at the NASA-Ames open house, only some infrared astronomy related exhibits. Ames manages the science & mission operations for SOFIA, but the aircraft is not based at Moffett Field. It is currently undergoing heavy maintenance in Germany and is not available for display.


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Posted by Becareful what you type
a resident of another community
on Sep 4, 2014 at 4:39 pm

Ken and Greg, the link; nasa.gov/ames/openhouse2014 does work. I tried it and it loaded on my Firefox browser. The prefix "www" is a default and doesn't need to be typed. The browser automatically directs you to the full url.


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Posted by Andrea Gemmet
Mountain View Voice Editor
on Sep 5, 2014 at 2:29 pm

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Update: As of Friday, Sept. 5, all 120,000 free tickets to next month's NASA Ames Open House are gone, but don't give up yet. There are still a few ways you might make it in to the big event:
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