Reply to post: "transparent ceramic heat resistant tiles"

Purple glistening plasma, you say? Orion plummets back to Earth

Pascal Monett Silver badge

"transparent ceramic heat resistant tiles"

Don't think that would alleviate the fact that, for a sizeable part of re-entry, all the camera would "see" would be ionized superheated air flowing in its capture range.

As a screen-saver, on the other hand, it might make for nice viewing.

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