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Orion's crew module splashed down in the Pacific and will be brought ashore for tests.
After the craft splashed down in the Pacific, NASA's Orion program manager Mark Geyer said: "It's hard to have a better day than today.
It wasn't immediately clear where the missiles splashed down.
From 1961 to 1975, teams of Navy ships tracked and recovered Mercury, Gemini and Apollo spacecraft after they re-entered the Earth's atmosphere and splashed down in oceans.
As the hot sun splashed down on the Castle Esplanade, the group's two-and-a-bit-hour set covered just about the whole Runrig gamut.
The Army's Advanced Hypersonic Weapon launched aboard a three-stage booster system from the Pacific Missile Range Facility on the island of Kauai in Hawaii, and deployed for its hypersonic glide, which eventually splashed down in the Reagan Test Site located near the Kwajalein Atoll.
ON this day in 1965, two American astronauts splashed down safely in the Atlantic after setting a space endurance record.
The result was Bonds' 705th career home run and second of the season, a shot that splashed down somewhere in McCovey Cove.
It splashed down in the Pacific after a nerve-racking four-day ordeal, but the three astronauts survived and the drama was immortalised in the hit Tom Hanks film.
The extraterrestrial object suspected to have splashed down near Mexico's Yucatan peninsula more than 65 million years ago did more than just blast a big hole, cause worldwide climate change, and wipe out the dinosaurs.
31 last year, North Korea fired a multistage rocket, part of which flew over Japan and splashed down in the Pacific Ocean.