ISS Progress Redock To Initiate Nauka Propellant Leak Checks

ISS Progress Redock To Initiate Nauka Propellant Leak Checks

Russia’s Progress MS-17 cargo capsule carried out a successful autonomous redocking with the International Space Station’s (ISS) Russian segment Nauka Multipurpose Laboratory Module early Oct. 22 to complete a nearly 29-hr. relocation to set up Nauka propellant line leak checks.

International Space Station briefly loses control after new Russian module misfires

International Space Station briefly loses control after new Russian module misfires

Nauka — a long-delayed laboratory module that Russian space agency Roscosmos’ launched to the International Space Station last week — inadvertently fNauka — a long-delayed laboratory module that Russian space agency Roscosmos’ launched to the International Space Station last week — inadvertently fired its thrusters after docking with the International Space Station Thursday morning.