After circling the globe twice, reaching a maximum speed of 20,000 miles an hour, the unmanned Orion spacecraft landed safely in the Pacific Ocean. As Chip Reid reports, the successful flight bodes well for NASA’s ambitions to send astronauts to Mars.
On Friday, NASA launched an Orion space capsule that may someday send astronaunts to Mars. CBS News' Chip Reid reports from the Kennedy Space Center.
NASA's Orion spacecraft has successfully launched from Cape Canaveral, Florida. CBS News correspondent Chip Reid joins CBSN from the Kennedy Space Center with the latest.
NASA is launching the Orion space capsule Thursday morning. Officials say it's a crucial step toward a manned mission to Mars. Chip Reid reports from the Kennedy Space Center.
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