PDA

View Full Version : Japanese HTV-3 Berthed to International Space Station



Fraser
2012-Jul-27, 08:20 PM
The HTV-3 Japanese cargo spacecraft was successfully captured with the International Space Station’s Canadarm 2 robotic arm, and then installed to a docking port. JAXA astronaut Aki Hoshide berthed the HTV supply ship, called Kounotori3, or “white stork,” at 14:19 GMT (10:19 EDT) on July 27, 2012 to the Earth-facing side of the Harmony node [...]

More... (http://www.universetoday.com/96483/japanese-htv-3-berthed-to-international-space-station/)