News Archive / Tagged: AA-2
AA-2 test next step in NASA’s long-lived Orion testing programJason RhianJuly 2nd, 2019
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. -- Should NASA's Orion spacecraft encounter a problem when it is used to send astronauts to the Moon one day, the system tasked with keeping them safe has proven it can do so. The test was dubbed - Ascent Abort 2.
Orion’s Ascent Abort-2 Crew Module delivered to KSCJason RhianDecember 7th, 2018
The Crew Module of NASA's Orion spacecraft has arrived at KSC in Florida. Its journey began at Johnson Space Center and will be used to further the agency's deep space exploration ambitions.
Acoustic testing begins on AA-2 Orion capsule at NASA Plum Brook StationMichael ColeAugust 23rd, 2018
SANDUSKY, OH -- The Orion crew capsule test article for the upcoming Abort Ascent-2 (AA-2) test has arrived at NASA's Plum Brook Station testing facility in Sandusky, Ohio. The test article is being readied - to be blasted with sound.