Latest in Navy Yard

NYC museum’s Concorde supersonic jet takes barge ride to Brooklyn for restoration

August 10 | Associated Press

BROOKLYN NAVY YARD — The Concorde supersonic jet that has been parked along Manhattan’s west side since retiring from commercial air travel took a slow boat to Brooklyn on Wednesday for a facelift that will take several months. When Concorde service ended in 2003, 75 air museums around the world put in bids for the […]

Pratt Institute opens new facilities at Brooklyn Navy Yard

March 17 | Brooklyn Eagle Staff

The Brooklyn Navy Yard has new tenants in building 3, where the Pratt Institute will be conducting environmental and technological research. The university is moving into the 40,000 square-foot facility which will be the home of various different centers for research in robotics, information visualization, sustainability, community development, environmental sensing and digital archeology. Pratt Institute […]

Sustainability Biotech Hub to open at Navy Yard

March 3 | Brooklyn Eagle Staff

BROOKLYN NAVY YARD – The mayor’s office and the New York City Economic Development Corporation announced that  a first-of-its-kind $20 million center for biotechnology research will open at the Brooklyn Navy Yard at Building 303.  NYCEDC and the mayor’s office partnered with Newlab, the Partnership Fund for New York City and Empire State Development. The […]