NASA International Space Station On-Orbit Status 30 December 2015

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NASA International Space Station On-Orbit Status 30 December 2015.

Today: Cardio Ox Ultrasound: Kopra, with Peake assisting, performed his first (Flight Day 15) of three ultrasound and blood pressure measurement sessions for the Cardio Ox experiment.

The objective of Cardio Ox is to determine whether biological markers of oxidative and inflammatory stress are elevated during and after space flight and whether this results in an increased, long-term risk of atherosclerosis in astronauts. Twelve crewmembers provide blood and urine samples to assess biomarkers before launch, 15 and 60 days after launch, 15 days before returning to Earth, and within days after landing. Ultrasound scans of the carotid and brachial arteries are obtained at the same time points, as well as through 5 years after landing, as an indicator of cardiovascular health.

On Board Training (OBT) Emergency Procedures Review: The USOS crew practiced/reviewed emergency mask don/purge technique and demonstrated the ability to communicate with Mission Control Center-Moscow (MCC-M) from the Soyuz wearing an emergency mask. The crew also reviewed locations of equipment and positions of valves used in emergencies. During training, crewmembers consulted and coordinated with specialists at MCC-Houston, MCC-M, Columbus Control Center (COL-CC) and JAXA Space Station Integration and Promotion Center (SSIPC).

Today's Planned Activities
All activities were completed unless otherwise noted.

NEIROIMMUNITET. Saliva Sample / r/g 1009
HRF - Sample Collection and Prep for Stowage Insertion
CORRECTSIA. Closeout Ops / r/g 1009
HRF - Sample Insertion into MELFI
Eye Imaging (Ocular Health) - OCT Setup
Eye Imaging (Ocular Health) - OCT Exam (Operator)
Eye Imaging (Ocular Health) - OCT Exam (Subject)
Setup and Activation of КСПЭ Equipment for Hatch Closure from MRM1 TV coverage in MPEG2
Crew Prep for PAO
Eye Imaging (Ocular Health) - OCT Exam (Operator)
TV Conference with RCC Energia, IMBP, GCTC Management. New Year Greetings
Eye Imaging (Ocular Health) - OCT Exam (Subject)
DOSETRK - Medication Tracking Update
FINEMOTR - Experiment Test
Crew Onboard Support System (КСПЭ) Equipment Deactivation after TV conference
Treatment of FGB structural elements and shell areas with Fungistat r/g 1013
Kulonovskiy Kristall Experiment Run r/g 1026
Checkout of ВП-2 Pilot's Sight and Comm Interfaces r/g 1011
USND2 - Hardware Activation
Eye Imaging (Ocular Health) - OCT Equipment Stowage
CARDOX - Setup Ops
CARDOX - Experiment Ops
CARDOX - Scan (Operator)
Intermodular TORU Test with Docked Progress 431 (DC1) r/g 1024
CARDOX - Blood Pressure Operations
Checkout of the Wide Angle Vertical Sight (ВШТВ) r/g 1011
KULONOVSKIY KRISTALL. Copy and Downlink Data / r/g 1026
CARDOX - Doffing and Stowage Ops
DOSETRK - Medication Tracking Update
Compound Specific Analyzer-Combustion (CSA-CP) Checkout Part 2
Total Organic Carbon Analyzer (TOCA) Buffer Container (BC) Changeout
Treatment of FGB structural elements and shell areas with Fungistat r/g 1013
PUMA Health Check r/g 1011
CEVIS Exercise
WRS Water Sample Analysis
Formaldehyde Monitoring Kit (FMK) Stow Operations
JRNL - Journal Entry
USND2 - Hardware Deactivation
Emergency Mask Review OBT
Kazbek Fit Check (Soyuz 718)
OBT ISS Emergency Hardware Familiarization Drill
Preventive Maintenance of FS1 Laptop (Cleaning and rebooting) / r/g 1023
Treatment of FGB structural elements and shell areas with Fungistat r/g 1013
OBT ISS Emergency Hardware Familiarization Drill
BRI Monthly Maintenance r/g 0681 [Aborted]
Cleaning ГЖТ4 (Gas-Liquid Heat Exchanger) ВТ-7 fan screen / FGB System Operations
INTERACTION-2. Experiment Ops / r/g 1015
Verification of ИП-1 Flow Sensor Position / Pressure Control & Atmosphere Monitoring System
IMS Delta File Prep
TOCA Data Recording
Eye Imaging (Ocular Health) - Prep for Fundoscope Ops (Ophthalmoscope)
Crew time for ISS adaptation and orientation
HABIT. Overview Video
Eye Imaging (Ocular Health) - Fundoscope Setup (Ophthalmoscope)
Eye Imaging (Ocular Health) - Prep for Fundoscope Ops (Ophthalmoscope)
Eye Imaging (Ocular Health) - Fundoscope Ops (Ophthalmoscope) (СМО)
On-orbit hearing assessment using EARQ / See OPTIMIS Viewer for Procedure
Eye Imaging (Ocular Health) - Fundoscope Ops (Ophthalmoscope) (Subject)
CONTENT. Experiment Ops / r/g 1016
СОЖ Maintenance
Eye Imaging (Ocular Health) - Fundoscope Ops (Ophthalmoscope) (СМО)
Eye Imaging (Ocular Health) - Fundoscope Ops (Ophthalmoscope) (Subject)
Crew time for ISS adaptation and orientation
Eye Imaging (Ocular Health) - Post-Ops Fundoscope (Ophthalmoscope) Stowage

Completed Task List Items
None

Ground Activities
All activities were completed unless otherwise noted.
Nominal system commanding

Three-Day Look Ahead:
Thursday, 12/31: Ocular Health, EVA Preparations, CIR Operations, ISS Safety Video Survey
Friday, 01/01: Crew holiday
Saturday, 01/02: Crew off duty; housekeeping

QUICK ISS Status - Environmental Control Group:

Component - Status
Elektron - Off
Vozdukh - Manual
[СКВ] 1 - SM Air Conditioner System ("SKV1") - On
[СКВ] 2 - SM Air Conditioner System ("SKV2") - Off
Carbon Dioxide Removal Assembly (CDRA) Lab - Standby
Carbon Dioxide Removal Assembly (CDRA) Node 3 - Operate
Major Constituent Analyzer (MCA) Lab - Idle
Major Constituent Analyzer (MCA) Node 3 - Operate
Oxygen Generation Assembly (OGA) - Process
Urine Processing Assembly (UPA) - Norm
Trace Contaminant Control System (TCCS) Lab - Full Up
Trace Contaminant Control System (TCCS) Node 3 - Off

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