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Posted 15 January 2014 - 12:50 AM
Space Station Orbit to Be Adjusted Ahead of Resupply Mission
RIA Novosti said:
MOSCOW, January 14 (RIA Novosti) – The orbit of the International Space Station will be raised Thursday by nearly two kilometers to ensure safe docking of a Russian cargo spacecraft in February, a spokesman for Russia’s mission control center said.
"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