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The Colorado-developed space capsule, built to take astronauts to Mars, performed better than best projection, raising hopes for the project's future. Greg Avery reports from Cape Canaveral. (Pictured: NASA Administrator Charles Bolden and other officials watch as the Orion capsule splashes down in the Pacific.)
> NASA's Orion completes its historic first journey (Slideshow, video)
> PHOTOS of the launch by Greg Avery
> Orion's first journey into space: DBJ stories, slideshows, videos
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