The Orion Spacecraft From A To Z

Published December 4, 2014
Updated October 31, 2019

A gallery of beautifully-crafted images that teach you the basics about NASA's Orion Space Capsule System.

It’s an exciting time to be alive. While NASA puts the finishing touches on the revolutionary new Orion Space Capsule, they’ve provided us with the ABCs of the Orion Space Capsule, detailing what’s new about Orion and where she plans to take humanity — far into deep space:

Orion Space Capsule From A To Z
B- Beyond Earth Orbit
C- Crew Module
D- Delta IV Heavy Rocket
The Orion Spacecraft From A To Z
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Created by NASA, this handy guide to the Orion Space Capsule is an exciting look into the future of human spaceflight. If you liked this, check out the story of the only humans to die in space.

Chris Altman
Chris Altman is a freelancing writer and artist based out of Brooklyn, NY.