NEW SCIENCE GEAR INSTALLED ON ISS

New science gear is installed while Flight Engineer Jack Fischer evaluates scientific hardware aboard the International Space Station.

New science gear is installed at the space station. The Cygnus cargo ship is also being loaded with materials for disposal over the ocean, soon. Expedition 52 worked throughout Thursday installing new science gear to improve the research capabilities of the International Space Station. A cargo craft is also being loaded with trash and obsolete… Continue reading NEW SCIENCE GEAR INSTALLED ON ISS

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JAPANESE GEAR INSTALLED ON ISS

Astronauts Thomas Pesquet and Shane Kimbrough work inside the cupola module to robotically capture the Japanese HTV-6 cargo craft loaded with gear and supplies.

The JSA HTV-6 “White Stork” spacecraft with gear, science experiments, and supplies has been captured and is now docked with the International Space Station. Scientific research and experimentation continue in earnest aboard ISS. External and internal cargo is currently being unloaded from Japan’s sixth H-II Transfer Vehicle (HTV-6) to visit the International Space Station. The… Continue reading JAPANESE GEAR INSTALLED ON ISS

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