Author Topic: Orion STA undergoing pre-mission testing in Denver  (Read 856 times)

Offline Chris Bergin

Feature article by Philip Sloss, interviewing Dan Qvale, Orion STA Assembly Test and Launch Operations Lead with Lockheed Martin for NSF.

3,200 words of hardcore spacecraft testing content :)

https://www.nasaspaceflight.com/2017/07/orion-undergoing-pre-mission-testing-denver/

Offline Lars-J

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Re: Orion STA undergoing pre-mission testing in Denver
« Reply #1 on: 07/27/2017 05:25 PM »
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Re: Orion STA undergoing pre-mission testing in Denver
« Reply #2 on: 07/28/2017 06:27 PM »
Nicely written article  ;)

It appears that all testing required for EM-1 will be completed November 2018 (including ESM).  Projecting a little bit, I think we could see EM-1 May 2019?

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Re: Orion STA undergoing pre-mission testing in Denver
« Reply #3 on: 07/28/2017 06:31 PM »
Wow, THREE Orion capsules
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