View Full Version : Expedition 9 Soyuz Docks With Station

2005-Sep-11, 01:14 AM
SUMMARY: After two days of catching up in orbit, the Soyuz TMA-4 carrying the crew of Expedition 9 and ESA astronaut André Kuipers has docked with the International Space Station. The hatch between the spacecraft and the station was opened, and for the next nine days there will be five people on board the station. Kuipers has a busy schedule; he'll be working on a variety of experiments: growing seeds, bacterial fuel cells, and tests of a new heating pipe designed for space.

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