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NASA: Media View Ongoing Orion Work at Kennedy

Orion Program. Credit: NASA.

Orion Program. Credit: NASA.

Journalists visited the Operations and Checkout Building at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center to view progress on Orion, the spacecraft that could take astronauts on a sample collection mission to an asteroid as early as 2021. The event marked three years since President Obama set his vision for space exploration, including the goal of sending humans to an asteroid by 2025.

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