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Posted 16 September 2013 - 08:45 PM
Station Crew Trains for Cygnus, Now Set to Launch Wednesday
As they await next week’s arrival of their remaining three crewmates, Commander Fyodor Yurchikhin and Flight Engineers Karen Nyberg and Luca Parmitano of the Expedition 37 crew kicked off the workweek aboard the International Space Station with scientific research and preparations for the robotic grapple of Orbital Sciences’ Cygnus commercial cargo craft, now slated to launch Wednesday.
"Space is big. Really big. You just won't believe how vastly, hugely, mind-boggingly big it is. I mean, you may think it's a long way down the street to the chemist, but that's just peanuts to space." - The Hitch-Hikers Guide to the Galaxy - Douglas Adams 1952 - 2001