To the Moon and beyond: Airbus delivers powerhouse for NASA’s Orion spacecraft

Airbus staff prepares the European Service Module (ESM) for the U.S. spacecraft "Orion" in Bremen, Germany, November 1, 2018 before shipment to the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Picture taken November 1, 2018. Airbus/Handout via REUTERS

BERLIN (Reuters) – Europe’s Airbus on Friday delivered the “powerhouse” for NASA’s new Orion Spaceship that will take astronauts to the Moon and beyond in coming years, hitting a key milestone that should lead to hundreds of millions of euros in future orders. Engineers at the Airbus plant in Bremen, Germany on Thursday carefully packed […]

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