Space Stations

Getting Ready for Another Dragon

By Keith Cowing
Press Release
April 15, 2015
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Getting Ready for Another Dragon
Practicing with Canadarm2

The International Space Stations robotic arm, Canadarm2, is poised and ready to capture SpaceX’s Dragon spacecraft following a training session on Apr. 7, 2015.
Dragon’s upcoming flight will be SpaceX’s sixth resupply flight to the station and will carry more than two tons of supplies and equipment for the Expedition 43 crew.

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