Orion Pad Abort 1 Crew Module
October 14, 2009
WSTF0809-E-08583 (19 Aug. 2009) --- The Orion Pad Abort (PA-1) test article is unloaded from a Mississippi Air National Guard C-17, which carried it from Dryden Flight Research Center to Holloman Air Force Base. From here the test article is headed by trailer to the White Sands Missile Range.
Topics: Project Constellation, Manned spacecraft, Human spaceflight, Politics, Pad Abort 1, White Sands Missile Range, Boilerplate, Pad abort test, Holloman Air Force Base, Apollo program, Orion, C-17, Dryden Flight Research Center, National Guard