Tag: Ascent

NASA’s Ascent Abort-2 Test of Orion

In a test targeted for April 2019 known as Ascent Abort-2, NASA will verify the Orion spacecraft’s launch abort system, a tower on top of the crew module, can steer …

Ascent Team Steers Endeavour “Uphill”

Video of the STS-134 Ascent Flight Control Team at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida as its members “escort” shuttle Endeavour into space on Monday, May 16.