spacex cargo ship delivery to space station includes fresh fruit and candied yams
About 30 feet metres from the station, Commander Alexander Gast and Serena onong-
The Chancellor, operating the robot arm of the laboratory, locked on the grip device on the side of the cargo ship at 7: 21. m. ET (GMT-5)
Two ships sailed 250 miles over New Guinea.
Due to problems on the ground, communication was interrupted through one of NASA\'s Tracking and Data Relay System satellites, and the capture was delayed for more than an hour.
Once the space station moves within the view of another TDRS satellite, the capture operation is restored and the Dragon is protected.
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Port facing of forward Harmony module.
About three hours after the capture, the motor bolts were driven home to lock the vessel firmly.
Three days after the launch from Florida, the @ SpaceX Dragon cargo ship was installed at 10: 36 a. m. to the harmony cabin. m. EST.
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In December 8, 2018, 2,286 pounds of scientific equipment was carried in the Dragon\'s capsule, including a rodent habitat carrying 40 mice, 670 pounds of boatmen\'s clothing and other supplies, 421 pounds of 88 pounds of the 33 pounds-pound computer equipment, 24 pounds of the space walking tools and kit parts, and of the equipment are carried for the Russians.
Installed in the unpressurized \"trunk\" section of the cargo ship is another 2,150 pounds of the gear, including an experimental robot refueling system and a laser instrument that will measure the height of the forest canopy around the world.
Both will be installed outside the station.
\"We did have some more food, some Christmas presents --
Joel Montalbano said: \"typing for crew, standard food, sugar gourd, Turkey, corn, mung bean casserole, deputy project manager for some Christmas traditional standard food Johnson Space Center space station.
\"The crew also have some fresh fruit,\" Montalbano said . \".
Once the hatch is opened by a dragon, the crew will first move to the high
Priority scientific equipment and supplies for inbound, including rodent\'s animal habitat and items that need to be transferred to the station freezer.
The Dragon launch on Wednesday marked the ninth cargo flight to the space station this year, and the third launch in less than two weeks after the arrival of the Russian progressive cargo ship on November.
The next day, a Northrop Grumman Swan spacecraft.
Overall, three progressive ships, three dragons, two Swan cargo ships and a Japanese HTV have shipped about 30 tons of supplies and equipment this year.