Orion Flight Test Ready To Take Human Spaceflight Beyond Low Earth Orbit
November 26, 2014
NASA is on track for the first flight test of the Orion crew capsule it plans to use for human “pioneering” missions to Mars—a two-orbit swing beyond low Earth orbit designed to characterize the loads it will encounter as early as 2018 on reentry from the vicinity of the Moon. Exploration Flight...
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