Category Archives: Operations

Many changes before Luca returns

ESA mission director Roland Luettgens keeps us up to date on Luca’s Volare mission: There is an incredible period of activity around the International Space Station these days with many things happening onboard as well as on ground over the … Continue reading

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It is dark outside, an impenetrable blackness surrounds us, so we are probably flying over an ocean as. I look around the Cupola and realise that the lights around me and the surreal blue twilight outside would probably drown-out the faint … Continue reading

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Awaiting the next resupply ship

Volare mission director Roland Luettgens sends an update on the next spacecraft to visit the International Space Station: The crew on the International Space Station is getting ready for receiving another visiting vehicle at the end of this week. After … Continue reading

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A Twitter chronicle on ATV-4 unloading

Luca has been informing us via Twitter of the work unloading ATV-4 together with his ATV instructor on Earth, Lionel Ferra: My first view of the inside of the #ATV4 La prima vista dell’interno di ATV #volare — Luca … Continue reading

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