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NASA Weekly ISS Space to Ground Report for 3 December, 2021 Video in Story

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Astronaut Matthias Maurer is at the robotics workstation. (Nov. 20, 2021)

NASA's Space to Ground is your weekly update on what's happening aboard the International Space Station.


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NASA Space Station On-Orbit Update 3 December, 2021 - Avoiding More Space Debris

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NASA Space Station On-Orbit Update 3 December, 2021 - Avoiding More Space Debris.

At 1:58 a.m. CST, 2:58 a.m. EST this morning, the Russian Progress 79, attached to the space station, fired its thrusters for 2 minutes and 41 seconds to slightly lower the station's orbit.

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Update 1 December, 2021 - Crew Preps for Thursday Spacewalk

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Update 1 December, 2021 - Crew Preps for Thursday Spacewalk

NASA astronauts Thomas Marshburn and Kayla Barron are reviewing the procedures they will use during Thursday's spacewalk.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Update 30 November, 2021 - Spacewalk Delayed

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Update 30 November, 2021 - Spacewalk Delayed

The evening of Monday, Nov. 29, NASA received a debris notification for the International Space Station.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 29 November, 2021 - Astronauts Ready for Spacewalk

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 29 November, 2021 - Astronauts Ready for Spacewalk Video in Story

Two NASA astronauts are preparing for a spacewalk on Tuesday to replace a faulty antenna system on the International Space Station.


The ISS As Seen From A SpaceX Dragon

The ISS As Seen From A SpaceX Dragon

The Space station is pictured from the SpaceX Crew Dragon


NASA Weekly ISS Space to Ground Report for 26 November, 2021

NASA Weekly ISS Space to Ground Report for 26 November, 2021 Video in Story

NASA's Space to Ground is your weekly update on what's happening aboard the International Space Station.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status Update 26 November, 2021 - Prichal Docking Module Arrives

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status Update 26 November, 2021 - Prichal Docking Module Arrives Video in Story

The five-ton Prichal docking module arrived at the International Space Station at 10:19 a.m. EST, propelled by a modified Russian Progress propulsion compartment.


Happy Thanksgiving From the International Space Station Crew

Happy Thanksgiving From the International Space Station Crew Video in Story

Aboard the International Space Station, NASA astronauts Mark Vande Hei, Raja Chari, Tom Marshburn and Kayla Barron and ESA (European Space Agency) astronaut Matthias Maurer shared their thoughts about spending Thanksgiving in orbit and the foods they plan to enjoy.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 22 November, 2021 - Advanced Robotic Maneuvers Today Using the Astrobee

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 22 November, 2021 - Advanced Robotic Maneuvers Today Using the Astrobee

Two astronauts are checking out their gear today ahead of a spacewalk planned for the end of the month.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 22 November, 2021 - Russian Docking Set to Arrive Friday

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 22 November, 2021 - Russian Docking Set to Arrive Friday Video in Story

The International Space Station is gearing up for a new Russian docking module due to arrive on Friday.


Cygnus Departs The International Space Station Ending Cargo Mission

Cygnus Departs The International Space Station Ending Cargo Mission

At 11:01 a.m. EST, flight controllers on the ground sent commands to release the Northrop Grumman Cygnus spacecraft from the Canadarm2 robotic arm after earlier detaching Cygnus from the Earth-facing port of the Unity module.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 17 November, 2021 - Crew Operations Return to Normal

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 17 November, 2021 - Crew Operations Return to Normal Video in Story

NASA and U.S. Space Command continue to monitor the debris cloud created by a recent Russian anti-satellite test.


Crew Operations Aboard Space Station Return to Normal

Crew Operations Aboard Space Station Return to Normal

NASA and U.S. Space Command continue to monitor the debris cloud created by a recent Russian anti-satellite test.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 16 November, 2021 - Orbital Debris Continued Influence

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 16 November, 2021 - Orbital Debris Continued Influence

The ISS team continues to monitor the effects of a Russian satellite breakup that created sufficient debris and posed a conjunction threat to the ISS.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 15 November, 2021 - Orbital Debris Shelter-In-Place

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 15 November, 2021 - Orbital Debris Shelter-In-Place

Orbital Debris Shelter-In-Place: The ISS team has been notified of a satellite breakup that may create sufficient debris to pose a conjunction threat to the ISS.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 12 November, 2021 - Welcoming New Crew Members

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 12 November, 2021 - Welcoming New Crew Members Video in Story

Crew-3 Launch/Dock: On Wednesday, November 10th at 8:03 PM CST, the Crew-3 Dragon Endurance lifted off from Launch Pad 39A at Kennedy Space Center.



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