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Fraser
2012-Sep-29, 02:30 AM
After a three-day delay, the European Space Agency’s “Edoardo Amaldi” Automated Transfer Vehicle (ATV-3) undocked from the aft port of the International Space Station’s Zvezda service module at 21:44 UTC (5:44 p.m. EDT) on Friday. Tuesday’s initial attempt to undock the European cargo ship was called off due to a communications error between the Zvezda [...]

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publiusr
2012-Sep-30, 09:36 PM
Zvezda BTW was going to be the core block of Mir II before becoming an ISS segment.