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Thursday, November 10, 2011
A Simulation of NASA’s First Orion Flight (video)
Called Exploration Flight Test 1 (EFT-1), Orion will reach an altitude higher than any other manned spacecraft since 1973. It is an amazing achievement, but after watching the re-entry sequence I can't help but remember the old Mercury and Gemini capsules. I am sure NASA knows what they are doing, but still....