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Old 07-04-2019, 01:06 AM
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Default Orion-Little Joe III flies! (links)

Hello All,

The Orion-Little Joe III vehicle was launched from LC-46 at Cape Canaveral this week, supporting a perfect transonic abort test of the Orion LAS. (The vehicle was not actually named "Orion-Little Joe III," but the booster's paint scheme certainly looked like that of the Apollo-Little Joe II vehicles. Who knows, maybe the Christmas Estes catalog might include a new scale kit...? :-) ) Below are links to articles, pictures, and videos of this vehicle:

https://spaceflightnow.com/2019/07/...et-for-tuesday/

https://spaceflightnow.com/2019/07/...-status-center/

https://spaceflightnow.com/2019/07/...e-moon-flights/

https://spaceflightnow.com/2019/07/...ght-abort-test/

https://spaceflightnow.com/2019/07/...r-instructions/
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