NASA Glenn Research Center

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Robert Arrighi from the NASA Glenn Research Center has offered the following history information for us:

A recent history of the center is Bringing the Future Within Reach—Celebrating 75 Years of the NASA John H. Glenn Research Center (Washington, DC: NASA/SP—2016-627, 2016). [Pro Tip: recall that most all federal publications can be had for little to no $ at]

Several websites regarding why the center was located in Cleveland, the Glenn Hall of Fame, the center’s contributions to the Apollo program, and so on may be found at

Meanwhile, here is a collection of websites regarding historic facilities at the center which have been demolished: