Orion Spacecraft Adapter
Orion Spacecraft Adapter

An adapter for the Orion spacecraft is under construction at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala., for the capsule's first test flight in 2014. The same design will be used for the flight test of the full-size Space Launch System rocket in 2017.

Image credit: NASA/MSFC

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