“While the international space station moved over the Pacific ocean West of Hawaii, astronaut Tim Peak from the European space Agency with the help of Jeff Williams of NASA successfully docked a spacecraft with a robotic SpaceX Dragon complex stations Canadarm2”, — stated in the message. Dock made at 7:23 am et, that is 15:23 in Moscow.
On the docked ship is more than three tons of cargo, says NASA.
In particular, at the end of March it was reported that it docked with the ISS manned spacecraft “Soyuz TMA-20M”. The expedition will spend in space 173 days and organizes more than 40 scientific experiments. The crew plans to work with both Russian and American cargo ships, including the Dragon, Cygnus, “Progress M-M” and “Progress MC”.Related posts: