Completed 2012

NASA has created a new space exploration vehicle that will replace the shuttle. The new spacecraft is called Orion. Orion is part of the Constellation Program to send human explorers back to the moon and beyond. We worked with NASA to assemble, calibrate, and test the Orion model.


Crew capsule buildup. Part was turned then wired into 4 pcs.

Wagon wheel support bulkhead installation

Heat shield check fit

Build up of model on live balance

Bellow system installation

Final OML skin check fit prior to instrumentation installation

Instrumentation installation completed final build up

Model installed in NASA Ames 11 foot tunnel