NASA’s primary Orion contractor, Lockheed Martin has just started work on one very important project: the first welds of the Orion capsule that will return humans to the moon.
First Look: NASA Begins Building Orion Spacecraft to Return Humans to Moon
NASA is going back to the moon; at least that’s the plan. To get there, the agency has to develop a new generation of crewed spacecraft, including the Space Launch System (SLS) megarocket and the Orion crew module. It's already building the latter and below is your first look at the Orion capsule that will return humans to the moon.