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What does DC stand for?

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.