Astronaut feels the force 05 January 2015
Astronaut feels the force 05 January 2015 In a milestone for space robotics, the International Space Station has hosted the first full run of ESA’s experiment with a force-reflecting joystick.
ATV views Space Station as never before09 December 2014
ATV views Space Station as never before09 December 2014 ESA’s fifth and last Automated Transfer Vehicle tested a new technique before docking with the International Space Station in August, at the same time revealing the orbital complex in a new light.
International Space Station Agency Heads Joint Statement05 November 2014
International Space Station Agency Heads Joint Statement05 November 2014 The heads of the International Space Station (ISS) agencies from Canada, Europe, Japan, Russia and the United States met in Paris, France, on Nov. 4, 2014. The following is a joint statement issued by the leaders:
ESA space ferry moves Space Station to avoid debris04 November 2014
ESA space ferry moves Space Station to avoid debris04 November 2014 The International Space Station was threatened by space debris last week but ESA’s Automated Transfer Vehicle saved the day by firing its thrusters to push the orbital outpost and its six occupants out of harm’s way.
Alexander Gerst set for spacewalk03 October 2014
Alexander Gerst set for spacewalk03 October 2014 ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst has spent four months in the relative safety of the International Space Station but on Tuesday he will venture into open space with NASA astronaut Reid Wiseman on a seven-hour spacewalk.
Blue Dot update15 July 2014
Blue Dot update15 July 2014 ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst continues to thrive in his space habitat one month into his Blue Dot mission on the International Space Station.