December 6, 2013
(27 July 2012) --- The unpiloted Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) H-II Transfer Vehicle (HTV-3) is featured in this image photographed by an Expedition 32 crew member shortly after the HTV-3 was berthed to the Earth-facing port of the International Space Station's Harmony node using the Canadarm2 robotic arm. The attachment was completed at 10:34 a.m. (EDT) on July 27, 2012. Earth's horizon and the blackness of space provide the backdrop for the scene.
Topics: Technology Internet, Environment, Space technology, Spacecraft, Spaceflight, Disaster Accident, Kounotori 2, Canadarm2, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, HTV-1, Harmony, International Space Station, H-II Transfer Vehicle, Unmanned resupply spacecraft, Japanese space program