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Orion Spacecraft Water Landing Test – Facebook Live
August 25, 2016 @ 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM EDTFree
Facebook Live broadcast of NASA’s test of a mission scenario of an Orion spacecraft and its crew splashing down in the Pacific Ocean after a deep space mission. The spacecraft has been undergoing a series of water impact tests to help engineers understand how to best protect the crew and spacecraft when they return to Earth from deep space missions. The test is currently targeted for 3:10 p.m. EDT on Thursday, Aug. 25, at NASA’s Langley Research Center in Hampton, Virginia.
Facebook Live broadcast URL: https://www.facebook.com/NASAOrion/
Users on all social networks are encouraged to use the hashtags #JourneytoMars and #Orion. Updates and information about the event will be shared on Twitter via @NASASocial, @NASA_Orion, and @NASA_Langley and via posts to Facebook and Google+.