Orion parachute test at YPG deemed successful
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Recovery team members look for any damage sustained by the Orion capsule-shaped test vehicle after Wednesday morning's airdrop to test its main parachute assembly.
Photo by James Gilbert/Yuma Sun
Orion parachute test at YPG deemed successful.
NASA engineers conducted another successful airdrop test of the Orion space capsule's descent and landing parachutes at Yuma Proving Ground early Wednesday morning.“From our visual — and it is a quick look from what we saw out here today — everything appeared to work. Read Orion parachute test at YPG deemed successful...