NASA Fire Safety Experiment To Fly On Cygnus

FLYING FIRE: NASA plans to fly an experimental fire safety payload aboard Orbital Sciences Corp.’s Cygnus during one of the cargo spacecraft’s planned visits to the International Space Station in mid-2015. Known as the Spacecraft Fire Experiment (Saffire), the effort is aimed at improving spacecraft...

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