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August 18, 2015
Stork Set to Make Special ISS Delivery
Tanekashima, Japan (SPX) Aug 18, 2015
A stork will soon make a special delivery to the International Space Station - new research samples and equipment for research investigations that will occur during current and future expeditions in the many science disciplines aboard the space laboratory. The fifth Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) H-II Transfer Vehicle, or HTV-5, is planned to launch Wednesday, Aug. 19, with the space shipment. The HTV was dubbed Kounotori, "white stork" in Japanese, because it conveys the delivery of im ... read more

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