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The opening of the Space Operations Simulation Center at Lockheed Martin was quite possibly one of the most interesting assignments I have ever had. There will always be a little kid in me who is excited by the idea of human spaceflight. Being within feet of a vehicle that will carry the next generation of astronauts into space is pretty damn cool. Here are a few black and white versions of pictures I made during the opening. The last 2 frames are photos of the actual incomplete Orion spacecraft. Enjoy.