Space Station remodelling

Paris (ESA) May 31, 2015

The International Space Station’s Permanent Multipurpose Module was detached and moved by the main robotic arm to another place on the orbiting laboratory yesterday. This delicate operation required moving and rotating the 10-tonne Leonardo module from the Unity node to the Tranquility node.

NASA astronauts Terry Virts and Scott Kelly finished unbolting the module, closed the hatch and che —> Read More