Russian mission control has just confirmed that the two cosmonauts have successfully replaced the Laser Radar Reflector (LRR – docking target) located at the aft end of the Russian Service Module. ATV-4 will use this during the Rendezvous phase of its automated docking, set for 15 June.
LRR replacement complete
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Daniel Scuka is Senior Editor for Spacecraft Operations at ESOC, ESA's European Space Operations Centre, Darmstadt, Germany.
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