The United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket, with NASA’s Orion spacecraft mounted atop, lifts off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station's Space Launch Complex 37 at at 7:05 a.m. EST, Friday, Dec. 5, 2014, in Florida. The Orion spacecraft will orbit Earth twice, reaching an altitude of approximately 3,600 miles above Earth before landing in the Pacific Ocean. No one is aboard Orion for this flight test, but the spacecraft is designed to allow us to journey to destinations never before…
Astronauts Test Orion Docking Hatch For Future Missions
Astronauts Test Orion Docking Hatch For Future Missions Engineers and astronauts conducted testing in a representative model of the Orion spacecraft at NASAs Johnson Space Center in Houston to gather the crew's feedback on the design of the docking hatch and on post-landing equipment operations. August 02 2016
July 4th 2016-NASA's Juno Spacecraft Reaches Jupiter After 5-Year Journey. -Luminous beauty of Jupiter's auroras revealed by Hubble The images were released as Nasa’s Juno spacecraft hurtled closer toward the solar system’s largest planet.