May 06 2015

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Pretty cool infographic on the history of space abort systems

From Space.com. Seems appropriate to post today in light of SpaceX’s successful pad abort test that uses a pusher approach instead of the traditional tractor approach.

SpaceX uses pusher abort systems…Orion uses 1950’s era tractor abort systems…just sayin’.

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