Posts Tagged ‘OFT-1’

EFT-1 Orion receives hatch door – Denver Orion ready for Modal Testing


The Exploration Test Flight (EFT-1) Orion has received its hatch door panel on one of the cone longerons, as welding of the test vehicle structure continues at the…

NASA managers approve EFT-1 flight as Orion pushes for orbital debut


As managers work on finalizing the exploration roadmap for their new flagship vehicles, one of the first pieces in the puzzle – the debut of the Orion crew…

SLS mission schedule improving – Crewed Moon mission moving to 2019


With all cylinders now firing on NASA’s exploration planning effort, the development and early mission schedule for the Space Launch System (SLS) and Orion are starting to fall…