Apollo Legacy Drives NASA's New Moonships By Clara Moskowitz 2009-07-17T15:38:00Z Tech Shares A mock-up of the Orion crew exploration vehicle floats in the open waters of the Atlantic Ocean. NASA engineers are testing this 18,000-pound mock-up to learn what the crews will experience after Orion lands and the recovery teams begin their work. (Image: © NASA.) PLACEHOLDER BODY CONTENT TBC Have a news tip, correction or comment? Let us know at email@example.com.