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Space Station’s Robotic Arm Set for Arrival of Cygnus Cargo Craft

cygnusThe International Space Station’s robotic arm, Canadarm2, is visible over Earth in this Nov. 27, 2015 photograph. On Dec. 6, Commander Scott Kelly and Flight Engineer Kjell Lindgren operated the Canadarm2 from inside the station’s cupola, using it for the rendezvous and grapple of Orbital
ATK’s Cygnus commercial cargo craft.

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