Is it just a thin shell like a rocket has, or is it lined with thermal insulation on the inside? Trying to model in 3D and am wondering how to make the shell panels---thin like those of a car or thick. It seems there are at least a few inches between the structural dome inside and the white shell on the outside, so something must fill that space... but what?

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    $\begingroup$ it's thin enough to be somewhat flexible, and called a "flying noodle' you can see it bending in the wind before launch $\endgroup$ – uhoh Jun 29 at 0:51
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    $\begingroup$ @uhoh the question is about the capsule. $\endgroup$ – Organic Marble Jun 29 at 1:34
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    $\begingroup$ @OrganicMarble oh, I searched in vain for an old move with the title "The falcon and the dragon" so I could claim some justification for the confusion but no luck. $\endgroup$ – uhoh Jun 29 at 2:21

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