ORION Program

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Name: ORION Program
First reported Oct 13 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

NASA Lobbies to Put Your Name on Two Upcoming Space Missions

Published: October 13th, 2014 16:04 EST"The future of space travel is right around the corner to becoming a future reality. As kids, we dreamed of becoming an astronaut only to have laid down in bed at night to wake up in the morning to our Mom yelling, ... [Published Student Operated Press - Oct 13 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 09 2014 - 2 reports

Get your name on NASA’s Journey to Mars with Orion’s First Flight

9th October 2014Today is developing a mini Space theme. Having seen ESA’s open day , how about a ticket to ride with NASA?NASA, believe it or not, is inviting the public to send their names on a microchip to destinations beyond low-Earth orbit, including ... [Published Electronic Weekly - Oct 09 2014]
First reported Oct 08 2014 - Updated Oct 09 2014 - 3 reports

NASA: You can't fly to Mars, but your name can

NASA is preparing the new Orion spacecraft for a first test flight. Your name can fly along with it -- eventually to the Red Planet.Your name could one day reach the Red Planet. NASA/JPLSince Richard Branson hasn't gotten around to offering Mars vacations ... [Published CNET.co.uk - Oct 08 2014]
First reported Oct 07 2014 - Updated Oct 08 2014 - 2 reports

Travel to Mars using your name

KUALA LUMPUR: Astronomy enthusiast from all walks of life can now send their names to fly on NASA’s new spacecraft, Orion, that will carry humans into deep space.The Orion is scheduled to launch on Dec 4, this year.“If only your name could collect frequent ... [Published New Straits Times - Oct 08 2014]
First reported Oct 07 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 1 reports

The UT Aerospace Launch

ROCKFORD-- The Orion is America's future Spacecraft that will take four astronauts places that humans have never explored. The spacecraft can also travel 15 times further than the space shuttle."It's real exciting to have a vehicle that's going farther ... [Published MyStateLine.com - Oct 07 2014]
First reported Oct 02 2014 - Updated Oct 02 2014 - 2 reports

United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy moved to Cape Canaveral launch pad

09:20, Astronomy & Space/Space Explorationhe United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket tasked with launching NASA’s Orion EFT-1 mission being hoisted vertical atop Space Launch Complex-37B at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida on the morning ... [Published PhysOrg.com - Oct 02 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 1 reports

USS Anchorage completes third NASA testing

Navy photograph by PO1 Corey GreenNavy Divers, assigned to Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit(EODMU) 11, Mobile Dive and Salvage Company 11-7, assist Sailors from the amphibious transport dock ship USS Anchorage (LPD 23) in the retrieval of the forward ... [Published Aerotech News and Review - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 2 reports

Anchorage Completes 3rd NASA Testing

SAN DIEGO (NNS) — Amphibious transport dock USS Anchorage (LPD 23) arrived at Naval Base San Diego after completing the third Underway Recovery Test (URT-3) for NASA’s Orion Program, Sept. 19. USNS Salvor (ARS 52) was completing URT-4A, a towing and ... [Published militaryfeed.com - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 2 reports

Nasa's Orion Spacecraft Nears Completion, Ready for Fueling

WASHINGTON -- The following information was released by NASA:NASA is making steady progress on its Orion spacecraft, completing several milestones this week at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida in preparation for the capsule's first trip to space ... [Published HighBeam Research - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

Aero-News: Quote Of The Day (09.13.14)

Aero-News: Quote of the DayANN's Quote of the Day usually derives from current news, though we reserve the right to pick quotes out of history that have a bearing on the day's events and issues.Sometimes, you'll find them timely and in keeping with the ... [Published Aero-News Network - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

NASA’s Mark Geyer: Orion Spacecraft Set for Flight Test in December

NASA ‘s engineers have completed work on the crew module on the Lockheed Martin -built Orion spacecraft, a move the agency says marks the end of work on all major components of Orion.The engineers attached the crew and service modules to the adapter and ... [Published New New Internet - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 2 reports

Orion spacecraft crew capsule completed and ready for fueling

NASA’s return to manned spaceflight took a couple of major steps forward this week with the completion of the Orion crew capsule and the attachment of it and the previously-completed service module to the adapter that will connect Orion to its rocket. ... [Published Gizmag - Sep 12 2014]

Quotes

"The future of space travel is right around the corner to becoming a future reality. As kids, we dreamed of becoming an astronaut only to have laid down in bed at night to wake up in the morning to our Mom yelling"
"75 miles (120 km) above Earth, the spacecraft enters the atmosphere. Things happen quickly. We're now travelling more than 20,000 mph (32,000 km/h). ... The plasma (charged air particles around the heat shield) reach temperatures of 4000°F (2200°C) - almost twice as hot as molten lava" says Smith
"Their contribution is critical to that. So I'm here to thank them. They do awesome work and I'm real proud of them. We want to let them know we appreciate what they do" , says Walheim
"We've been working toward this launch for months, and we're in the final stretch" said Kennedy Director Bob Cabana, in a NASA statement

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NASA Lobbies to Put Your Name on Two Upcoming S... [Published Student Operated Press - Oct 13 2014]
Get your name on NASA’s Journey to Mars with Or... [Published Electronic Weekly - Oct 09 2014]
Get your boarding pass to send your name on a N... [Published Sun News - Oct 09 2014]
NASA Invites Public to Send Your Name to Mars –... [Published Universe Today - Oct 09 2014]
NASA: You can't fly to Mars, but your name can [Published CNET.co.uk - Oct 08 2014]
NASA Offering Free Trip For – Your Name Here – ... [Published CBS San Francisco - Oct 08 2014]
NASA wants to send your name into space [Published Fox41.com - Oct 08 2014]
Travel to Mars using your name [Published New Straits Times - Oct 08 2014]
Send Your Name on NASA's Journey to Mars, Start... [Published Scottrade - Oct 07 2014]
The UT Aerospace Launch [Published MyStateLine.com - Oct 07 2014]
United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy moved to ... [Published PhysOrg.com - Oct 02 2014]
ULA Delta IV Heavy Rocket Rolled to Cape Launch... [Published Universe Today - Oct 02 2014]
USS Anchorage completes third NASA testing [Published Aerotech News and Review - Sep 23 2014]
Anchorage Completes 3rd NASA Testing [Published militaryfeed.com - Sep 21 2014]
Anchorage Completes 3rd NASA Testing [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Sep 21 2014]
Nasa's Orion Spacecraft Nears Completion, Ready... [Published HighBeam Research - Sep 16 2014]
NASA Provides Update on Orion Spacecraft [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Sep 16 2014]
Aero-News: Quote Of The Day (09.13.14) [Published Aero-News Network - Sep 13 2014]
NASA’s Mark Geyer: Orion Spacecraft Set for Fli... [Published New New Internet - Sep 12 2014]
Orion spacecraft crew capsule completed and rea... [Published Gizmag - Sep 12 2014]
NASA’s Orion Spacecraft Nears Completion, Ready... [Published Nasa.gov - Sep 11 2014]
Midshipmen Conducts Summer Training On Board An... [Published militaryfeed.com - Aug 16 2014]
NASA’s Orion Deep Space Capsule Completes Most ... [Published Universe Today - Jun 28 2014]
Engineers Start Stacking Operations for Maiden ... [Published Universe Today - Jun 11 2014]
NASA's Orion Spacecraft is Ready to Feel the Heat [Published ASDNews.com: Be the first to know - Jun 05 2014]
NASA Signs Mentor-Protege Agreement With AMRO F... [Published SpaceRef - Jan 29 2014]
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Anchorage Completes 3rd NASA Testing [Published militaryfeed.com - Sep 21 2014]
SAN DIEGO (NNS) — Amphibious transport dock USS Anchorage (LPD 23) arrived at Naval Base San Diego after completing the third Underway Recovery Test (URT-3) for NASA’s Orion Program, Sept. 19. USNS Salvor (ARS 52) was completing URT-4A, a towing and ...
Midshipmen Conducts Summer Training On Board An... [Published militaryfeed.com - Aug 16 2014]
USS ANCHORAGE, At Sea (NNS) — Eight Navy Reserves Officer Training Corps (NROTC) midshipmen joined the crew of amphibious platform dock ship USS Anchorage (LPD 23) to learn and to experience firsthand shipboard life July 16 – Aug. 14. The annual summer ...
NASA's Orion Spacecraft is Ready to Feel the Heat [Published ASDNews.com: Be the first to know - Jun 05 2014]
NASA and Lockheed Martin engineers have installed the largest heat shield ever constructed on the crew module of the agency's Orion spacecraft. The work marks a major milestone on the path toward the spacecraft's first launch in December."It is extremely ...
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