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European-Built Service Module Arrives in U.S. for First Orion Moon Mission

6 Nov 2018, 19:32 UTC
European-Built Service Module Arrives in U.S. for First Orion Moon Mission NASA/Rad Sinyak

The powerhouse that will help NASA’s Orion spacecraft venture beyond the Moon is stateside. The European-built service module that will propel, power and cool during Orion flight to the Moon on Exploration Mission-1 arrived from Germany at the agency’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Tuesday to begin final outfitting, integration and testing with the crew module and other Orion elements.

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