Chris Cassidy of the United States and Russians Pavel Vinogradov and Alexander Misurkin traveled six hours in the capsule before linking up with the space station's Russian Rassvet research module over the Pacific Ocean, just off Peru, at 02:28 GMT, AP reported.
What does RM stand for?
RM stands for Research Module
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We have 96 other meanings of RM in our Acronym Attic
- Repetitive Manufacturing
- Replaceable Module
- Réponse Mineure (French)
- Repulsion Motor
- Requirements Management
- Requirements Manager
- Requiring Manager
- Rescue Module
- Research Machines plc (UK)
- Research Method
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The ISS currently has five Russian-built modules: the Zvezda service module, the Zarya cargo block, the Pirs docking module, the Poisk ("Search") research module and Rassvet ("Dawn") research module.
It includes a landing module, a research module, a residential segment, a storage area, a greenhouse, and a separate module imitating the surface of Mars.
The Mini Research Module, nicknamed "Rassvet", shares Atlantis' payload bay with a cargo carrier loaded with batteries, a spare communications antenna and an attachment for the station's Canadian-built robotic crane.
com Partminer's Web-based search program allows users to search database of electronic component technical information and to manage request for quotes (RFQs) Online, Via the online research module, users can access data sheets and other information on over 21 million electronic components from over 2,000 manufacturers--tapping into the CAPS database.
Not to be outdone, Carnival and Royal Caribbean also have equipped their cruise ships with NOAAs research modules.
During the mission, the five astronauts delivered and installed a pounds 1 billion laboratory that is considered the most sophisticated research module yet to fly in space.
Life aboard the aging space station changed dramatically for Foale and his two Russian crewmates on June 25, when the unmanned supply vehicle Progress crashed into the research module Spektr during a test of Mir's manual docking system.