Russian flight engineers Pavel Vinogradov and Roman Romanenko will open the hatch to the Pirs airlock and docking compartment to start the spacewalk at 10:06 a.
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DC stands for Docking Compartment
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FLORIDA (CyHAN)- Russian cargo craft ISS Progress 47 successfully docked at the International Space Station's Pirs docking compartment Saturday after what NASA said was "a successful test of its new automated rendezvous system.
The shuttle carries a small laboratory and docking compartment that will be attached to the Russian side of the space station, a $100 billion project of 16 nations nearing completion after more than a decade of construction.
They will float outside the Pirs docking compartment airlock for a 6 1/2 hour spacewalk to relocate a cargo boom from Pirs to the Zarya module, complete the installation of micrometeoroid debris shields on the Zvezda service module and deploy a small science satellite.
CIHAN - TECH & SCIENCE SUN CORONA IMAGES: The ISS Progress 47 cargo vehicle undocked from the International Space Station's Pirs docking compartment Sunday, July 22 at 4:26 p.
SUN CORONA IMAGES: The ISS Progress 47 cargo vehicle undocked from the International Space Station's Pirs docking compartment Sunday, July 22 at 4:26 p.
Expedition 29 Commander Mike Fossum and Flight Engineers Satoshi Furukawa and Sergei Volkov will monitor the spacecraft's automatic docking to the station's Pirs Docking Compartment at 6:40 a.
com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) Expedition 26 Flight Engineers Dmitry Kondratyev and Oleg Skripochka, wearing their Russian Orlan spacesuits, will emerge from the Pirs Docking Compartment airlock for the second time in four weeks at about 7:15 a.