The Orion spacecraft passed important assessments, ensuring it was qualified for an unmanned flight around the Moon.
Orion ship at Kennedy Space Center, Florida, USA. Photo: NASA.
Orion, the spacecraft used to send American astronauts to the Moon under NASA’s Artemis program, passed two systems Acceptance and Design Certification assessments, Futurism reported on September 3. Thus, the ship is officially qualified to carry out its first flight named Artemis I the following year.