Orion EFT-1 successful

The NASA/Lockheed Martin Orion spacecraft had a completely successful unmanned orbital test mission on December 5, 2014, after the launch was scrubbed the previous day. Launched on a United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy booster, the Orion conduct low and high apogee orbital operations before its high-energy reentry and splashdown.

Image credit: United Launch Alliance

Image credit: United Launch Alliance

Image credit: NASA

Image credit: NASA

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