ORION Program

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Name: ORION Program
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

LOCKHEED MARTIN : Finalists Named for Orion's Exploration Design Challenge

Evaluators from Lockheed Martin , NASA and the National Institute of Aerospace (NIA) have selected five teams from high schools in California , Illinois , Kansas , Utah and Virginia as finalists in the Exploration Design Challenge (EDC).According to a ... [Published 4 Traders - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 1 reports

Tests Take NASA’s Orion Program a Step Closer

A mockup of NASA’s Orion crew module recently underwent measurement and center-of-gravity tests at NASA’s Langley Research Center in Hampton, Va., taking the Orion team one step closer to water-impact testing that will simulate ocean and landing cond ... [Published Space Fellowship - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

Lockheed Martin : Finalists Announced For Orion's Exploration Design Challenge

/PRNewswire/ -- Evaluators from Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT], NASA and the National Institute of Aerospace (NIA) have selected five teams from high schools in California, Illinois, Kansas, Utah and Virginia as finalists in the Exploration Design Challenge ... [Published 4 Traders - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Jan 29 2014 - Updated Jan 29 2014 - 1 reports

NASA Signs Mentor-Protege Agreement With AMRO Fabricating Corporation Near Los Angeles

On Jan. 31, NASA will sign a Mentor-Protege agreement with The Boeing Company and AMRO Fabricating Corporation to work together in support of the agency's Space Launch System (SLS) -- a new rocket that will launch humans farther into space that ever ... [Published SpaceRef - Jan 29 2014]
First reported Dec 07 2013 - Updated Dec 07 2013 - 1 reports

LAS Tower Complete in Preparation for Orion's First Mission

NASA engineers and contractors have successfully completed the Orion Launch Abort System (LAS) tower, marking a milestone that puts NASA one step closer to sending Orion 3,600 miles into space on the uncrewed Exploration Flight Test-1 (EFT-1) mission, ... [Published Space Daily - Dec 07 2013]
Entities: NASA, Kevin Rivers, Jettison

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...the EDC entrants presented unique and well thought out ideas," said Joe LeBlanc , Lockheed Martin's EDC requirements and EFT- 1 installation lead. "We have been very impressed with the quality of research, the depth of knowledge, and the level of critical thinking with each design. The selection process has been and will continue to be incredibly challenging."
...Roger McNamara, Lockheed's EFT-1 mission director. "This is the predecessor flight for all the future Orion missions. That's very exciting to be a part of."
ULA "s Factory in Decatur, Ala., is building the Delta IV and transported a section of test hardware to Marshall to ensure the pieces fit properly together -- furthering progress toward EFT-1."

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LOCKHEED MARTIN : Finalists Named for Orion's E... [Published 4 Traders - Mar 31 2014]
Tests Take NASA’s Orion Program a Step Closer [Published Space Fellowship - Mar 28 2014]
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NASA Signs Mentor-Protege Agreement With AMRO F... [Published SpaceRef - Jan 29 2014]
LAS Tower Complete in Preparation for Orion's F... [Published Space Daily - Dec 07 2013]
Newtown Friends School Students Prepare for Tri... [Published PRWeb - Oct 09 2013]
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