Category Archives: ISS Visiting Vehicles

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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Successful Cygnus Rendezvous

October 23, 2016: Orbital ATK’s unmanned Cygnus spacecraft successfully reached the International Space Station (ISS) this morning on the sixth of its planned cargo missions under the Commercial Resupply Services (CRS) contract with NASA. Cygnus launched from Wallops Virginia on … Continue reading

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Dragon SpX-9 Mission Complete!

August 26, 2016: SpaceX’s Dragon spacecraft has completed the ninth of its Commercial Resupply Services (CRS) cargo missions to the International Space Station (ISS). Odyssey engineers supported from the Johnson Space Center Mission Control Complex as release and departure from … Continue reading

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Dragon CRS-9 Reaches ISS

July 20, 2016: SpaceX’s unmanned Dragon spacecraft successfully reached the International Space Station (ISS) this morning, on the ninth mission under the Commercial Resupply Services (CRS) contract with NASA. After a nominal launch from Cape Canaveral on July 18 and … Continue reading

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