Japanese astronaut Kanai, Noriega, declared that in three weeks the ISS, its growth increased by 9 cm, admitted his mistake. At the same time to realize the wrong he has helped Russian colleagues Anton shkaplerov.
Kanae apologized for his mistake and added that he feels pain in the back, which would have to appear with such a sharp increase in growth.
“Now I am calm — be able to fit on the seat of the “Union”, – said the astronaut.
While in the Japanese aerospace exploration Agency said that in weightlessness, the growth actually increases by 1-2 cm, but growth by 9 centimeters were not recorded even once.