Engineers test the Space Launch System avionics system.
Avionics Set-up for Space Launch System

From left, Wayne Arrington, Gerald Clayton and Ryan MacKrell, all of The Boeing Company, work on setting up the avionics system in flight configuration in the Systems Integration and Test Facility at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center. The units, which have powered up successfully and will undergo testing, will guide the most powerful rocket ever built -- NASA's Space Launch System.

Image credit: Boeing

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