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NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 16 July 2018 - Cygnus Departs Video in Story

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NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 16 July 2018 - Cygnus Departs.

Today - Cygnus Unberth: On Saturday, the crew completed the Node1 vestibule depressurization and started the associated vestibule leak checks.


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NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 13 July 2018 - EXPRESS Racks Issue Video in Story

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NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 13 July 2018 - EXPRESS Racks Issue.

Today - Expedite the Processing of Experiments to Space Station (EXPRESS) Racks (ER) Health & Status: Yesterday, the Health & Status telemetry from ER 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8 was reported to be toggling and extended telemetry from ER 7 and 8 was lost. Overnight, the Lab Joint Station LAN (JSL) firewalls were power cycled which cleared the issue. Specialists are currently discussing the signature and potential root causes.

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 12 July 2018

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 12 July 2018

The Expedition 56 crew members explored a variety of microgravity science today potentially improving the lives of people on Earth and astronauts in space. The orbital residents are also unpacking a new resupply ship and getting ready for the departure of another.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 11 July 2018 - Microgravity Research for Algae Production

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 11 July 2018 - Microgravity Research for Algae Production Video in Story

Expedition 56 crew members are transferring cargo in and out of U.S. and Russian cargo ships today. Two astronauts are also planning to release a U.S. resupply ship on Sunday ending its mission at the International Space Station.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 10 July 2018 - Boosting ISS Orbit Using the Cygnus Spacecraft

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 10 July 2018 - Boosting ISS Orbit Using the Cygnus Spacecraft Video in Story

Russia's Progress 70 (70P) cargo craft delivered nearly 5,700 pounds of crew supplies and station cargo to the International Space Station on Monday less than four hours after launch.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 9 July 2018 - Same Day Cargo Delivery

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 9 July 2018 - Same Day Cargo Delivery Video in Story

Carrying almost three tons of food, fuel, and supplies for the International Space Station crew, the unpiloted Russian Progress 70 cargo craft launched at 5:51 p.m. EDT (3:51 a.m. July 10 in Baikonur) from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 6 July 2018 - ECOSTRESS Installed

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 6 July 2018 - ECOSTRESS Installed Video in Story

More research gear continues to be unloaded from inside and outside of the SpaceX Dragon cargo craft today. Back on Earth, another resupply ship is poised to blast off Monday on a quick delivery mission to the International Space Station.


NASA Weekly ISS Space to Ground for July 7, 2018

NASA Weekly ISS Space to Ground for July 7, 2018 Video in Story

NASA's Space to Ground is your weekly update on what's happening aboard the International Space Station.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 5 July 2018

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 5 July 2018

Today: Rodent Research-7 (RR-7): Yesterday the crew transferred the mice from the Transporter Units that arrived on the SpaceX-15 Dragon vehicle to the two Habitat units in which they will reside on ISS.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 4 July 2018 - US Independence Day

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 4 July 2018 - US Independence Day Video in Story

ISS crew activities are limited today to allow the crew to enjoy the US Independence Day holiday.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 3 July 2018

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 3 July 2018

The International Space Station crew from the United States, Russia and Germany is going into the Fourth of July holiday unpacking new research gear from the SpaceX Dragon cargo craft.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 2 July 2018 - Dragon Docked for Month Long Stay

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 2 July 2018 - Dragon Docked for Month Long Stay Video in Story

Three days after its launch from Florida, the SpaceX Dragon cargo spacecraft was installed on the Earth-facing side of the International Space Station's Harmony module at 9:52 a.m. EDT.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 29 June 2018 - Another Dragon Resupply Ship Launches

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 29 June 2018 - Another Dragon Resupply Ship Launches Video in Story

Dragon successfully launched on the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket at 5:42 a.m. EDT from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. The spacecraft's solar arrays have deployed.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 28 June 2018 - SPHERES Maintenance

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 28 June 2018 - SPHERES Maintenance

Today's report - Umbilical Interface Assembly (UIA) Remove and Replace (R&R) Troubleshooting:Yesterday the crew investigated if loosening the 20 fasteners securing the UIA to the Airlock mounting bracket would generate any free play and allow the crew to close the gap in the Oxygen Supply lines; unfortunately, the crew indicated the tolerances were too tight and this was not possible.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 27 June 2018 - More Cancer Research

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 27 June 2018 - More Cancer Research Video in Story

Today's science activities aboard the International Space Station are looking to improve cancer therapies and benefit cement processing on Earth. Meanwhile, two astronauts are practicing to capture the SpaceX Dragon cargo craft next week.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 26 June 2018 - Space Physics Experiment

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 26 June 2018 - Space Physics Experiment

The Expedition 56 crew members are configuring the International Space Station for several new experiments being delivered on the upcoming SpaceX Dragon cargo mission. The orbital residents also explored space physics and serviced U.S. spacesuits.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 25 June 2018 - Preparing for the Next SpaceX Dragon Resupply Spacecraft

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 25 June 2018 - Preparing for the Next SpaceX Dragon Resupply Spacecraft Video in Story

The Expedition 56 crew members are getting ready for the arrival next week of the 15th SpaceX Dragon mission to the International Space Station.



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