WorldWind servers available during a U.S. Federal Government shutdown


In the event of a U.S. Federal Government shutdown NASA WorldWind web services will remain online and available. WorldWind’s 3D globe SDKs will continue to retrieve imagery and terrain from these web services as usual.

This also applies to the official WorldWind website and the CDN-hosted contents serving the minified worldwind.min.js library and various image files used by Web WorldWind.

The web services and websites involved are:

The WorldWind team



Important WorldWind Update

NASA Renews Commitment to WorldWind


WorldWind has received renewed commitment from NASA for continued development and support. NASA will continue to release updates to the WorldWind SDKs, and will continue to make the WorldWind Servers accessible for all Users. We plan to make an announcement soon regarding a path forward for improved support of the WorldWind User & Developer communities.

For more information e-mail: worldwind-info@lists.nasa.gov