NASA Lander Completes First Explosion-Free Test Flight

Published December 10, 2013 2 Plays

Rumble / Weird ScienceThe first free flight of a Morpheus prototype lander was conducted Dec. 10, 2013, at Kennedy Space Center's Shuttle Landing Facility. Project Morpheus integrates NASA's automated landing and hazard avoidance technology with an engine that runs on liquid oxygen and methane. All rights to NASA.