NASA’s Latest Orion Test Article Goes For Dive

NASA engineers conduct water impact drop tests on the Orion crew capsule.
Credit: NASA
HOUSTON—NASA proceeded with a new round of drop tests April 6 on the latest version of the Orion crew capsule test article. The tests were a milestone in preparation for a Pacific Ocean splashdown and recovery for Artemis II, the first test flight of the deep space mission spacecraft with astronauts...

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