AAE head, graduate student quoted in Popular Science articles

William Crossley and Justin Mansell spoke to the magazine for stories on planes dumping fuel and LightSail2.

William Crossley, J. William Uhrig and Anastasia Vournas Head of Aeronautics and Astronautics, and Justin Mansell, a Ph.D. student in AAE, were interviewed for stories in Popular Science.

Crossley was cited in "Planes dump fuel into the sky more than you expect," a story spurred by a recent Delta flight incident. Mansell was quoted about LightSail2, The Planetary Society project led by AAE's David Spencer. Mansell co-wrote a recently released paper about the solar-powered vehicle's performance.

LightSail2 (Photo: The Planetary Society)