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    July 31: The mock-up Orion crew vehicle after some of its parachutes failed in a test over Arizona.

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    July 31: Only one of the three main parachutes for the recovery system held to the mock-up capsule during the test.

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    Sept. 25, 2007: Rogers Dry Lake serves as a backdrop for a mockup Orion crew module built by NASA Dryden’s Fabrication branch as it was relocated to Dryden’s Shuttle hangar.

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    April 1: NASA Dryden Flight Research Center technicians accompany NASA’s first Orion full-scale abort flight test crew module as it heads to its new home.

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    One of NASA Langley’s new test articles – a mock-up of the Orion crew module – lands after a second-generation airbag drop test.

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    Langley engineers and technicians constructed a simulated Orion crew module mock-up.

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