NASA loses contact with the Artemis 1 Orion spacecraft for 47 minutes

A photo of the moon and Earth taken by cameras on board NASA
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NASA unexpectedly lost contact with its moon-bound Orion capsule early Wednesday morning (November 23), for reasons that remain unclear.

the unmanned Orion has performed well ever since launching to the moon last Wednesday (November 16) at NASA artemis 1 mission But this Wednesday (November 23) a problem occurred: mission controllers lost communication with Orion at 1:09 am EST (0609 GMT) while reconfiguring a link between the capsule and the deep space networkthe set of radio antennas that NASA uses to talk to its distant spacecraft.

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