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Orion Soars on First Flight Test

GO, ORION!!!!!

New Display Counts Down for New Generation

The new generation of human space exploration spacecraft is getting a new generation clock to count it down for launch on December 4.

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Splashdown! Orion Spaceship Aces First Flight Test on Road to Mars

NASA and its commercial partners are designing Orion to take astronauts to a near-Earth asteroid in the 2020s, and to Mars and its moons in the 2030s. For that reason, NASA portrayed Friday’s test flight as a first step toward deep-space exploration. The mission was known as Exploration Flight Test 1, or EFT-1.

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