Date: 3 weeks ago   Category: Space

NASA tested the system of rescue of crew in the Orion ship


The Orion ship is the latest and is intended for commission of space missions. The NASA agency reported about successful carrying out tests of a system of emergency rescue of crew by the Orion ship - the latest space vessel. It is reported on Twitter page of the organization. It is known that duration of flight of the test version of the ship was three minutes. 55 seconds later after start at the height about 9.5 kilometers and speed over 1300 km/h engines of an emergency system of the ship turned on. With their help the space vessel moved from the "broken" carrier rocket aside. And 27 seconds later from the ship the fairing with engines of a system of emergency rescue separated and also the capsule began the falling to Atlantic. By the ship at the time of test about 900 sensors, including sensors of pressure and temperature were installed. Test complete! Today’s ~ 3 minute test of @NASA_Orion spacecraft's launch abort system verified that @NASA_Astronauts can safely get away from their launch vehicle in the case of an emergency after liftoff. More: https://t.co/mUf6z9uYjA pic.twitter.com/nI9CZKT6H9 — NASA (@NASA) on July 2, 2019. It is expected that the Orion ship will be put in the long term to orbit by the superheavy carrier rocket Space Launch System (SLS). The mission with its participation planned for the Moon is expected in 2020. Earlier it was reported that representatives of NASA announced use of fuel of a new type for rockets. News from the Correspondent.netv of Telegram. Subscribe for our https://t.me/korrespondentnet channel

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