Orion Spacecraft Ready to Make “Interstellar” a Reality

October 30, 2014 11:26 PM

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Lockheed Martin, in collaboration with NASA have finally succeeded in assembling and testing the Orion spacecraft, which is planned to remain inside NASA’s Launch Abort System facility, located at Kennedy Space Center until its launch in November from pas 37.

Orion is NASA’s first spacecraft meant to carry humans on long-duration missions in deep space exploration. They will reach interplanetary destinations beyond low Earth orbit and also return home safely. The spacecraft’s assembly stages included installing Orion’s Ogive panels, which contribute to t...

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