Alejandro Freixes
Mar 20, 2012

VIDEO - NASA's new Orion spacecraft to complete test flight in 2014

Animation depicts the proposed test flight of the Orion spacecraft in 2014. Orion is NASA's new spacecraft that'll take humans beyond low-Earth orbit. During the test, called Exploration Flight Test-1 (EFT-1), Orion will launch from Cape Canaveral, Fla., perform two orbits, then re-enter and set down in the Pacific Ocean off the west coast of the U. S. Narrated by Jay Estes, deputy for Orion's flight test integration.

Video and description courtesy of NASA