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NASA Conducts Full-Scale Test Firing of Orion Jettison Motor
Emily Outen
Langley Research Center, Hampton, Va.

Jennifer Morcone
Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville, Ala.

Lynnette Madison
Johnson Space Center, Houston

Photo release: 08-088

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A full-scale rocket motor fires from the Aerojet facility in Sacramento, Calif. This test will help in the development of NASA's Orion jettison motor that is being designed to separate the spacecraft's launch abort system from the crew module during launch. (Aerojet)

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