Russia launches lab module to International Space Station


The requested article has expired, and is no longer available. Any related articles, and user comments are shown below.

© Copyright 2021 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without permission.

©2021 GPlusMedia Inc.

Login to comment

well done,molodci

2 ( +2 / -0 )

‘Specifics’, please:

“Before Nauka docks, one of the older modules, the Pirs spacewalking compartment, will need to be ‘removed & scrapped’…” -

cast adrift, dismantled, repurposed, returned to Earth, …?

-1 ( +0 / -1 )

The launch of Nauka, also called the Multipurpose Laboratory Module, had been repeatedly delayed because of technical problems. It was initially scheduled to go up in 2007.

Holy crap, that's a long time ago!

The ISS is already nearing its expiration date by the time the package arrived, lol

0 ( +0 / -0 )

Login to leave a comment

Facebook users

Use your Facebook account to login or register with JapanToday. By doing so, you will also receive an email inviting you to receive our news alerts.

Facebook Connect

Login with your JapanToday account

User registration

Articles, Offers & Useful Resources

A mix of what's trending on our other sites