Space travel celebrates milestone success as Orion capsule completes mission

Anna Houlahan
Updated December 12 2022 - 1:53pm, first published 1:30pm

NASA's Orion capsule successfully splashed down in ocean off the coast of San Diego this morning proving new technology developed for the Artemis program is safe for human-crewed launches in the future.

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