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Space Shuttle Endeavour lifts off

Posted 08-28-2009 at 12:39 PM by Oceanic

Just two days after the launch of the Zarya module the Space Shuttle Endeavour launched from Kennedy Space Center carrying the Node 1, the PMA and the CMB-Zarya docking adapter to bring the construction of the MSS a step further.

This flight was the most challenging manned mission in Low Earth Orbit ever attempted and the are more to come.

"The Space Shuttle is often referred as a flying brick, well this is true in atmospheric flight, but in orbit it's a very precise...
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The long awaited MSS is on her way!

Posted 08-26-2009 at 11:33 PM by Oceanic
Updated 08-27-2009 at 12:32 AM by Oceanic

After almost a decade of negotiations the international partners finally reached the long anticipated agreement to build the MSS - MySpaceStation

At the moment there is still no final configuration made public. We had the chance of a brief interview with one of the Officials:

"It is too early to know the final configuration. We might run into unexpected complications. We have have so many Partner so many point of views. the beauty of a modular space station is...
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