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Orion Escape Tower, jettisoned in space.

The Orion Escape Tower is a fairing in the Orion assembly. The tower will prevent the Capsule from being destroyed from overheating and in the event of a first stage failure. The part is purely cosmetic, and detaches when the first stage is jettisoned.

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