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Showing posts with label Soyuz MS-09. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Soyuz MS-09. Show all posts

Friday, August 31, 2018

International Space Station’s cabin pressure is holding steady after leak repair


International Space Station Status


Article Excerpt: "... The International Space Station’s cabin pressure is holding steady after the Expedition 56 crew conducted repair work on one of two Russian Soyuz spacecraft attached to the complex. The repair was made to address a leak that had caused a minor reduction of station pressure. After a morning of investigations, the crew reported that the leak was isolated to a hole about two millimeters in diameter in the orbital compartment, or upper section, of the Soyuz MS-09 spacecraft ..."


Reference: nasa.gov