Russia’s Mission Control To Readjust ISS Orbit

Moscow, Russia (RIA Novosti) Dec 22, 2010 Russia’s Mission Control is preparing to adjust the orbit of the International Space Station (ISS) on Wednesday by raising it 4.2 kilometers (2.6 miles). The readjustment is necessary to ensure the best conditions for the docking of Russia’s Progress M-09M space freighter and the U.S. Discovery’s final mission to the orbital station before the veteran space shuttle is removed from future s

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