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07.29.16
Orion spacecraft may fall behind schedule, go over budget
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Orion spacecraft may fall behind schedule, go over budget

An independent review of the capsule program says NASA's cost and schedule estimates are unreliable.

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07.28.16
NASA details preparations for SLS' and Orion's first flight
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NASA details preparations for SLS' and Orion's first flight

The agency has been subjecting both capsule and rocket to rigorous tests.

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04.08.16
NASA starts drop testing Orion with a dummy crew on board
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NASA starts drop testing Orion with a dummy crew on board

The tests' results will help scientists make sure astronauts don't get injured.

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11.24.15
NASA tests Orion spacesuit in low-gravity environment
11.24.15

NASA tests Orion spacesuit in low-gravity environment

The agency is taking the new spacesuit for a spin aboard a C9 aircraft that can simulate weightlessness.

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