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A Hollywood sci-fi prop shop became the best kept secret in aerospace. Because everything at Norton was in fact real—decommissioned engines, solenoids, and avionics units. Entrepreneurs realized reverse engineering these artifacts from NASA's golden age could give them an edge over the competition.

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