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NASA Sets Coverage of Orion’s Historic Moon Mission Return, Splashdown

NASA will provide live coverage of the Artemis I uncrewed Orion spacecraft’s return to Earth on Sunday, 11 December 2022.

11 a.m. – Coverage of Orion’s Entry Back to Earth and Splashdown in the Pacific Ocean to Complete the Artemis I Mission (Splashdown is scheduled at 12:39 p.m. EST; coverage will continue through Orion’s handover from Mission Control, Houston to Exploration Ground Systems recovery teams in the Pacific – Johnson Space Center.

Appx. 3:30 p.m. – Artemis I Orion Post-Splashdown News Conference (time subject to change) – Johnson Space Center.

6 p.m. – Artemis-1 Mission Highlights – Johnson Space Center.

All times are U.S. Eastern Standard Time, which equates to UTC-5.

Orion Capsule, Moon and the Earth.