As we at Lockheed Martin enter the homestretch of the development phase for the Orion NASA crew vehicle, no spacecraft in the world is closer to taking astronauts into deep space and ushering in a new era of exploration.  Orion is a multipurpose crew vehicle, meaning that it will be the cornerstone of a wide range of human exploration missions of 1,000 days or more to destinations such as the Moon and Mars.  Developing a spacecraft to meet those stringent design requirements is ...


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