Pad Abort 17 Crew Module
July 29, 2010
America will send a new generation of explorers to the moon aboard NASA's Orion crew exploration vehicle. Making its first flights to the International Space Station early in the next decade, Orion is part of the Constellation Program to send human explorers back to the moon, and then onward to Mars and other destinations in the solar system.
Topics: Environment, Technology Internet, Project Constellation, Manned spacecraft, Human spaceflight, Pad Abort 1, Boilerplate, In-flight aborts and rescue options, Crew Exploration Vehicle, Constellation program, Orion, NASA, Exploration of the Moon