NASA: 'There's Your New Spacecraft, America!'NASA's new Colorado-built Orion spacecraft made a "bull's-eye" Pacific splashdown Friday following a dramatic flight 3,604 miles beyond Earth, opening a new era of human exploration meant to put people on Mars.
NASA Launches New Colorado-Built Orion Spacecraft And New EraNASA's new Colorado-built Orion spacecraft streaked into orbit Friday on a high-stakes test flight meant to usher in a new era of human exploration leading ultimately to Mars.
Colorado Connections To Help Launch 'Orion'Many Coloradans are anxiously awaiting the launch of Orion on Thursday, the test flight for a capsule that could take man back to the moon or even as far away as Mars.
Longmont Teen To Document Launch Of Colorado-Built 'Orion' On Social MediaThe Colorado-built spacecraft Orion is set to launch Thursday morning. It's the test flight for a capsule that could take man back to the moon or even as far away as Mars. The event will be detailed moment by moment on social media.