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Orion In Final Assembly

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Posted 24 May 2014 - 01:32 AM

Orion In Final Assembly At Kennedy Space Center
Team Progressing Toward Exploration Flight Test-1


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DENVER, May 21, 2014 –Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] and NASA engineers have started the process of installing the largest heat shield ever built onto the Orion spacecraft’s crew module. The heat shield installation marks one of the final steps in the spacecraft’s assembly leading up to its first test flight, Exploration Flight Test-1 (EFT-1), later this year.      

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