Moffett Field

Sailor Treated By California Air National Guard Rescue Unit 900 Miles Off Coast DiesA sailor who fell ill on a ship 900 miles off the California coast died Wednesday, hours after members of a California Air National Guard unit boarded the ship to treat the man.
129th Rescue Wing From Moffett Field To Treat Injured Man Aboard Boat 900 Miles Off CoastCalifornia Air National Guard rescuers from the Bay Area are trying to save a man on a boat hundreds of miles out on the Pacific Ocean.
Amazon Proposes Prime Slice Of Air Space For Drone DeliveryAmazon is making a pitch for a prime slice of air space to facilitate high speed package delivery using drones.
Treated Water From Mountain View Toxic Site Eyed For Irrigation, Potential Drinking WaterGroundwater from a toxic site in Mountain View, treated and basically thrown away, is now being viewed as a source for irrigation and could also be considered for drinking water.
'X-Files' Sounds Captured By Student's Microphones On Edge Of Space Leaves Scientists BaffledSound from space captured by microphones aboard a NASA student balloon experiment has scientists baffled.
Google Takes Control Of Moffett Field Ushering In New Era Of TechnologyGoogle officially took over the Moffett Federal Airfield in Mountain View on Wednesday from NASA so the tech giant can use the site's three air hangars to develop its robots, drones and other new technologies.
NASA Ames Delays Viewing Party For 1st Flight Of Orion SpacecraftNASA is trying to launch the next generation of technology with the maiden test flight of the Orion spacecraft.
Elite Special Force At Moffett Field Counted On For High-Stakes RescuesWhen they are in trouble, who do Navy Seals call? A little-known elite Special Operations force known as Guardian Angel, a non-aircraft, equipment based weapon system employed by pararescuemen, combat rescue officers and SERE (which stands for Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape.)
Google To Pay More Than $1B Over 60 Years To Rent Part Of NASA's Moffett FieldGoogle is renting 1,000 acres of a historic California air base for space exploration, aviation and robotics projects.
Family Rescued At Sea By Moffett Field Team Sues Satellite Phone Company For Cut ServiceA California family rescued at sea by members of an elite team from Moffett Field is suing their phone company, for cutting them off during an emergency.
Palo Alto World War II Hero To Receive Medals Promised But Never Received After Battlefield InjuriesA 90-year-old Palo Alto army veteran will be formally recognized Wednesday evening for his bravery and service in World War II with the medals he was promised by the military, but never received.
President Obama To Stop At Mountain View Walmart In Latest Bay Area Fundraising TripPresident Barack Obama will make an appearance at the Walmart store in Mountain View to talk about energy efficiency, as part of his latest fundraising trip to the Bay Area this week.