April 14, 2024


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The Artemis 1 Orion spacecraft is leaving lunar orbit for home

The Artemis 1 Orion spacecraft saw a strong wobble hours before it flew by the moon

NASA’s Orion spacecraft experienced a short power problem Sunday (Dec. 4) hours before it successfully completed a critical engine burn near the moon.

Onboard power unit Orion spacecraft They turned off four “final power” devices that connect to the Artemis 1 spacecraft’s propulsion and heating subsystems, according to NASA officials. wrote in a statement (Opens in a new tab). The statement stressed that the mission personnel put in place the fix quickly and that the mission is continuing.