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Orion Spacecraft Set to Roll out to Launch Pad for its First Flight

Orion Spacecraft Set to Roll out to Launch Pad for its First Flight

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The Orion spacecraft sits inside the Launch Abort System Facility at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in

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NASA's Orion Spacecraft Set to Roll out to Launch Pad for its First Test Flight

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The high fidelity rehearsal included fully powering up the booster and loading the tanks with cryogenic fuel and oxidizer, liquid oxygen and liquid hydrogen

Orion atop Delta 4 Heavy Booster. Credit: NASA/Kim Shiflett

Technicians complete final assembly of NASA's first Orion spacecraft with installation of the close out panels on the Launch Abort System that smooth ...

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In early December, NASA's Orion Program completed a “Delta” Critical Design Review (CDR) of the crewed spacecraft configuration that will first fly on ...

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The 404-day clock to connect, checkout, and test the first integrated Orion spacecraft for its flight to the Moon started in early November with the arrival ...

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Illustration of NASA's Space Launch System on the pad at the Kennedy Space Center. The rocket's first launch, on a mission designated EM-1, is now scheduled ...

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Orion's move to Launch Complex-37. Credit: Mike Killian

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The Space Launch System's mobile launch platform is pictured with a crawler-transporter during a lift procedure earlier this year. Credit: NASA/Kim Shiflett

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In a view from high above, the Delta IV Heavy rocket for Exploration Flight Test

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High-level overview of Orion from a NASA presentation. Credit: NASA.

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The United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket for Exploration Flight Test-1 was lifted

A United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket with NASA's Orion spacecraft mounted atop is seen after the Mobile Service Tower was finished rolling back ...

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Composite view of the interim cryogenic propulsion stage (ICPS) for first flight of NASA's Space Launch System (SLS) rocket at United Launch Alliance ...

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The third and final aeroshell, at left, for Orion's Launch Abort System (LAS

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NASA's Orion spacecraft, preparing for its first flight, moves toward the Payload Hazardous Servicing

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The two stages of the Delta 4 Heavy rocket that will launch NASA's Orion capsule on its first test flight come together inside the Horizontal Integration ...

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Figure 37: Artist's rendition of the Orion spacecraft with the European-built service module (image credit: NASA)

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The NASA Crawler Transporter-2 (CT-2), carrying a modified Mobile Launcher (ML) which includes rocket stand and umbilical tower, is being prepared for a ...

Cool NASA animation beautifully details every step of Orion's first launch

An overhead view of the SLS IATF at Marshall Space Flight Center.

The Orion spacecraft sits inside the Launch Abort System Facility at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in

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The high fidelity rehearsal included fully powering up the booster and loading the tanks with cryogenic fuel and oxidizer, liquid oxygen and liquid hydrogen

Fairing Installed Over Orion

Launch Teams Rehearse Fueling, Countdown

Orion atop Delta 4 Heavy Booster. Credit: NASA/Kim Shiflett

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Technicians complete final assembly of NASA's first Orion spacecraft with installation of the close out panels on the Launch Abort System that smooth ...

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ULA Delta IV Heavy Rocket Rolled to Cape Launch Pad and Raised for Orion's First Flight - Universe Today

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The 404-day clock to connect, checkout, and test the first integrated Orion spacecraft for its flight to the Moon started in early November with the arrival ...

Illustration of NASA's Space Launch System on the pad at the Kennedy Space Center. The rocket's first launch, on a mission designated EM-1, is now scheduled ...

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The Space Launch System's mobile launch platform is pictured with a crawler-transporter during a lift procedure earlier this year. Credit: NASA/Kim Shiflett

A manufacturing development unit of Orion's heat shield is being built at Lockheed Martin's facility in

In a view from high above, the Delta IV Heavy rocket for Exploration Flight Test

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High-level overview of Orion from a NASA presentation. Credit: NASA.

Motors Arrive for Flight Safety Test of Orion Launch Abort System

The United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket for Exploration Flight Test-1 was lifted

NASA's First SLS Mars Rocket Fuel Tank Completes Welding

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Fabrication of the pathfinding version of NASA's Orion crew capsule slated for its inaugural unmanned test flight in December is entering its final stages ...

EM-1 segments done, stored at Promontory until next year:

This computer-generated art shows the launch abort system still attached and the jettison of

Photo credit: NASA/Bill Ingalls

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Orion on the pad: NASA rolls out next-gen space capsule for first test flight

Preparations for the Lockheed Martin-built Orion spacecraft's December maiden flight from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station will begin with its rollout from ...

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An RS-25 engine is delivered by flatbed truck to a test stand at Stennis

Orion Processing Continues at Kennedy Space Center for First Flight with SLS

The third and final aeroshell, at left, for Orion's Launch Abort System (LAS

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NASA's Orion spacecraft, preparing for its first flight, moves toward the Payload Hazardous Servicing

Artist concept of SLS and mobile launcher on the crawler transporter.

Technicians with Jacobs check the aeroshells

SLS liquid oxygen tank weld confidence article comes off the Vertical Assembly Center at Michoud Assembly

NASA plans to launch the first of the space agency's new Orion spacecraft atop a United

Photo credit: NASA/Kim Shiflett

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United Launch Alliance Delta-IV Heavy rocket launching NASA's Orion's EFT-1 in Dec

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New test stand at Marshall Space Flight Center

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER - NASA's first space worthy Orion crew module rolled out of its assembly

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The Orion spacecraft is on its way to Space Launch Complex 37 this evening on the strength of a specialized transporter and with support personnel and ...

NASA's first Orion crew module arrives safely back at Kennedy Space Center

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Cool NASA animation beautifully details every step of Orion's first launch

Challenger being prepared in 1985 for its second to last flight STS-61-A

Nasa's Orion spacecraft will take its first flight in December - and it is hoped will eventually take man to deep space.

An overhead view of the SLS IATF at Marshall Space Flight Center.

Expanded view of the elements of Space Launch System

Photo credit: NASA/Bill Ingalls

The United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket launches NASA's Parker Solar Probe to touch the Sun, Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018.

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A crane lifts the ICPS test article out of a shipping container.

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The Orbital ATK Antares rocket, with the Cygnus spacecraft onboard, is rolled out of

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Welding is nearly complete on the liquid hydrogen tank will provide the fuel for the first

Spacesuit engineers demonstrate how four crew members would be arranged for launch inside the Orion spacecraft

Orion in orbit in this artists concept. Credit: NASA

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Figure 37: Artist's rendition of the Orion spacecraft with the European-built service module (image credit: NASA)

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A rainbow stretches from launch pad 39B over the countdown clock to the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station before rollout of the Orion spacecraft in ...

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Artist's concept of the roll-out of the first SLS to the launch pad

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Orion spacecraft in the Neil Armstrong Operations and Checkout Building at Kennedy Space Center.

First step towards Mars: Orion's Delta IV Heavy rocket clears the service tower that sits