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Cygnus CRS-7 Successfully Reaches ISS

April 22, 2017: This morning, the unmanned Cygnus spacecraft successfully reached the International Space Station (ISS). This is the seventh of its planned cargo missions under Orbital ATK’s Commercial Resupply Services (CRS) contract with NASA. Cygnus launched from Cape Canaveral … Continue reading

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SpX-10 End of Mission!

March 19, 2017: Today SpaceX’s Dragon spacecraft completed its tenth Commercial Resupply Services (CRS) cargo mission to the International Space Station (ISS). Odyssey engineers supported from the Johnson Space Center Mission Control Complex as release and departure from ISS went … Continue reading

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Successful SpX-10 ISS Arrival

February 23, 2017: SpaceX’s unmanned Dragon spacecraft successfully reached the International Space Station (ISS) this morning, on the tenth mission under the Commercial Resupply Services (CRS) contract with NASA. Following launch from Cape Canaveral on February 16, the Dragon spacecraft … Continue reading

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Successful End to HTV-6 Mission!

February 5, 2017: Today the Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) announced completion of the destructive re-entry of the sixth H-II Transfer Vehicle (HTV), named Kounotori-6, bringing to an end its mission. Odyssey engineers supported from the Johnson Space Center Mission … Continue reading

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HTV-6 Rendezvous Successful

December 13, 2016: The Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) unmanned H-II Transfer Vehicle (HTV) successfully reached the International Space Station (ISS) this morning, its sixth such cargo mission. After a nominal launch from Tanegashima, Japan on December 9, HTV reached … Continue reading

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Cygnus OA-5 Mission Complete!

November 28, 2016: The Orbital ATK Cygnus has successfully completed the OA-5 mission, its sixth Commercial Resupply Services (CRS) cargo mission to the International Space Station (ISS). Odyssey engineers supported from the Johnson Space Center Mission Control Complex as Cygnus … Continue reading

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