View Full Version : Could Orion be Downgraded from a Six to Four Astronaut Vehicle?

2009-Apr-23, 11:20 AM
To save on weight, NASA engineers are considering the option to remove two seats from the Orion crew exploration vehicle. According to the manager of the Constellation Program, a possible redesign option has been discussed with the International Space Station (ISS) partners despite the fact that the initial operational capability (IOC) to deliver crew to [...]

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2009-Apr-23, 02:32 PM
Well, I really hope his doesn't happen

2009-Apr-23, 09:29 PM
It just said they're "considering" it. My parents "considered" sending me to private school, but they didn't.