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Astronauts Complete Short Spacewalk To Replace Backup

Astronauts Complete Short Spacewalk To Replace Backup Computer

[ Watch the Video: Astronauts Replace Backup Computer During Spacewalk ] NASA UPDATE: April 23, 2014 (10:35AM CDT) NASA Astronauts Steve Swanson and Rick Mastracchio have completed a short spacewalk to replace a failed...

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2014-04-08 06:22:25

NASA A Russian space freighter filled with trash departed the International Space Station on time Monday at 9:58 a.m. EDT. The ISS Progress 54 will orbit Earth 11 days for engineering tests before finally deorbiting over the Pacific Ocean for a fiery disposal. A new space delivery awaits its launch from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan inside the ISS Progress 55 spacecraft. Liftoff is scheduled for 11:26 a.m. Wednesday with a docking to the station’s Pirs docking compartment just...

New Russian Resupply Spacecraft Docks With International Space Station
2014-02-06 09:18:44

NASA The ISS Progress 54 resupply spacecraft, loaded with 2.8 tons of cargo, automatically docked to the International Space Station’s Pirs docking compartment at 5:22 p.m. EST Wednesday about six hours after its launch from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. At the time of docking, the station was soaring about 260 miles over the Atlantic Ocean east of Florida. Progress 54 atop its Soyuz rocket launched from Baikonur at 11:23 a.m. (10:23 p.m. Baikonur time) to begin the...

2014-01-30 12:21:19

WASHINGTON, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The departure of an unpiloted Russian cargo spacecraft and the launch and docking of another to resupply the International Space Station (ISS) will air live on NASA Television Monday, Feb. 3, and Wednesday, Feb. 5. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) The ISS Progress 52 cargo craft that arrived at the space station last July will undock from the station's Pirs docking compartment at 11:21 a.m. EST Feb. 3...

Russian Cargo Craft Docks With International Space Station
2013-12-02 14:19:41

[ Watch The Video: Russian Resupply Ship Makes Holiday Arrival at Space Station ] NASA A Russian space freighter docked to the aft port of the International Space Station’s Zvezda service module at 5:30 p.m. EST Friday, delivering almost three tons of food, fuel, supplies and holiday gifts for the Expedition 38 crew. The ISS Progress 53 cargo ship, which launched Monday from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, performed an automated approach to the station using upgraded Kurs...

2013-11-21 12:20:53

WASHINGTON, Nov. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA Television will broadcast the Monday, Nov. 25, launch and the Friday, Nov. 29, docking of an unpiloted Russian resupply spacecraft, loaded with almost three tons of food, fuel and supplies for the six Expedition 38 crew members aboard the International Space Station. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) The Progress 53 cargo ship is scheduled to launch from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan at...

New Trio Arrive At Space Station After Wednesday Afternoon Launch
2013-09-26 06:43:34

[ Watch the Video: Expedition 37 Arrives at Station, Docks to Poisk ] Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Three new Expedition 37 crew members arrived on the International Space Station (ISS) early Thursday morning after lifting off in their Soyuz TMA-10M spacecraft from Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Wednesday. NASA’s Mike Hopkins and Russian Federal Space Agency’s (Roscosmos) Oleg Kotov and Sergey Ryazanskiy were welcomed aboard the Space Station at...

2013-09-18 16:20:56

WASHINGTON, Sept. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Congressman Chaka Fattah (PA-02) the senior Democrat on the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science and related agencies, which includes NASA, released the following statement regarding today's launch of the Cygnus spacecraft to the International Space Station: "Today's Cygnus launch is a signal of immense progress for American commercial spaceflight. A successful docking of the Cygnus spacecraft will...

Spacesuit Tools Delivered To Space Station Via Progress 52
2013-07-29 05:57:13

[ Watch the Video: ISS Progress 52 Cargo Craft Launches To Station ] Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Six hours after a Saturday afternoon launch (4:45 pm EDT) from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, a Russian cargo ship successfully docked with the International Space Station (ISS), carrying three tons of supplies for the orbiting lab and the Expedition 36 crew. Russia's Progress 52 resupply ship docked with the ISS's Pirs docking site at 10:26 pm EDT on...

2013-07-23 11:22:43

NASA Television will provide live coverage of the departure of one Russian cargo spacecraft from the International Space Station (ISS) on Thursday, July 25 and the launch and docking of another to the station Saturday, July 27. The ISS Progress 50 resupply ship currently moored to the space station's Pirs docking compartment will undock at 4:43 p.m. EDT Thursday. Progress 50 arrived at the station in February, and will depart filled with trash and then burn up during reentry over the...

2013-07-22 16:20:17

WASHINGTON, July 22, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA Television will provide live coverage of the departure of one Russian cargo spacecraft from the International Space Station (ISS) on Thursday, July 25 and the launch and docking of another to the station Saturday, July 27. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) The ISS Progress 50 resupply ship currently moored to the space station's Pirs docking compartment will undock at 4:43 p.m. EDT Thursday....


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2011-01-04 21:50:03

Nikolai Budarin is a Russian cosmonaut and a veteran of three extended space missions aboard the Mir Space Station and the International Space Station. He was born Nikolai Mikhailovich Budarin on April 29, 1953 in Kirya, Chuvashia. Budarin is married to Marina Lvovna Budarina, and they have two sons, Dmitry and Vladislav. In 1971, Budarin served in the Soviet Army in Czechoslovakia. He graduated from the evening education department of the Moscow Aviation Institute in 1979, specializing...

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