NASA successfully completes in-flight test of Orion’s Launch Abort System atop Northrop Grumman provided booster.
Orion’s Ascent Abort-2 flight test vehicle rolled out from Kennedy Space Center’s Launch Abort System Facility to Space Launch Complex 46 at Cape Canaveral Air
The USS John P. Murtha recovered the test version of the Orion capsule at sunset in the Pacific Ocean.
Take a look at NASA’S Orion capsule launch abort system.
U.S. Navy and NASA are conducting a series of tests on the recovery of the Orion crew module.
NASA’s engineers took another step forward in preparations for the first test flight of new Orion spacecraft in December.
In the near future, with Virgin Galactic leading the way, the aerospace industry will have new launch systems for the future spacecrafts as an alternative