The heat shield for NASA's Orion Program arrived at Textron Defense where we will coat the shield's outer surface with Avcoat.
Textron Defense Systems
Helping NASA Take the Next Leap Forward
Squad-level loitering munition & unit-level situational awareness
Protecting Our Astronauts During Re-entry
Avcoat™ being used on NASA's Orion Spacecraft Heat Shield
Unattended Ground Sensor
“I am Building Orion”
Michelle Pelersi, Orion Program Engineer, describes what it’s like to build the Orion heat shield.