Latest News on Orion Spacecraft
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Sep 14, 2018
NASA's Orion spacecraft aces parachute test for missions to the Moon and beyondAlso tested were different aerodynamic conditions that astronauts may face in deep space missions.
Aug 01, 2018
NASA to upgrade hardware on its low-Earth orbiting Space Launch System rocketsSpace Launch System crew and cargo to go on space exploration missions to the Moon, Mars and beyond.
Nov 09, 2017
NASA's Space Launch System rocket expected to carry the Orion spacecraft could be delayed till 2020, says new reportThe first launch of NASA's Space Launch System (SLS) rocket, which will carry the new Orion spacecraft, could be delayed until 2020
May 13, 2017
NASA drops idea of putting humans on first flight of new rocketThe effort confirmed that the baseline plan to fly EM-1 without crew is still the best approach to enable humans to move sustainably beyond low Earth orbit.
Jun 29, 2016
Most powerful rocket by NASA set for journey to MarsInching closer to send world's most powerful rocket to Mars, US space agency NASA on Tuesday successfully fire-tested a booster for the Space Launch System (SLS) at Orbital ATK's test facilities in Promontory, Utah.
Dec 05, 2014
NASA's Orion spacecraft hits high point of 3,600 miles above EarthNASA's new Orion spacecraft has hit its intended high point of 3,600 miles above Earth, the farthest a spacecraft built for humans has traveled in four decades.
Dec 04, 2014
Man's mission to Mars: All you need to know about Nasa's Orion spacecraftThe Orion spacecraft, designed to carry humans farther in deep space than ever before, is poised to blast off on Thursday in what Nasa hailed as a first step in mankind's journey to Mars.
Sep 12, 2014
NASA's manned spacecraft Orion ready for fueling, to lift off in DecemberArray