Mark Carreau

Space Contributor, Aviation Week & Space Technology

Posts by Mark Carreau

in On Space Oct 25, 2014

SpaceX's Fourth Dragon Mission Ends with Pacific Ocean Splashdown

"Keep those updates coming," European Space Agency astronaut Alexander Gerst urged NASA's Mission Control as the scheduled 3:39 p.m. Dragon spashdown....More
in On Space Oct 15, 2014

U.S. Spacewalkers Repair ISS Solar Power Channel, Start Reconfigurations

"I can see Cairo," reported spacewalking NASA astronaut Reid Wiseman. "I can't quite make out the pyramids."....More
in On Space Oct 07, 2014

U.S., European Astronauts Resume Scheduled Space Station Spacewalks

"You should see my view, right now," teased European Space Agency astronaut Alexander Gerst....More
in On Space Sep 25, 2014

Russian Soyuz Overcomes Solar Array Problem to Deliver Three to ISS

"We're monitoring the solar arrays, but the power seems to be fine." Mission Control Moscow informed Soyuz commander Alexander Samokytyaev, cosmonaut....More
in On Space Sep 23, 2014

Space Station Crew Captures Dragon Cargo Capsule

International Space Station astronaut Alexander Gerst, of the European Space Agency, captures SpaceX Dragon capsule....More
in On Space Sep 21, 2014

SpaceX Dragon Cargo Mission Lifts Off for the International Space Station Early Sunday

SpaceX Dragon expected to rendezvous with the International Space Station early Tuesday....More
in On Space Sep 20, 2014

Low Clouds, Rain Force NASA, SpaceX to Scrub Saturday Launch Attempt

Poor weather remains a factor as SpaceX prepared for a second launch attempt early Sunday....More
in On Space Sep 10, 2014

Soyuz TMA-12M Makes Safe Return to Earth with ISS Crew

A pinpoint landing for the Soyuz TMA-12M crew, NASA's Steve Swanson and Russians Alexander Skvortsov and Oleg Artemyev, after 169 days in Earth orbit....More
in On Space Aug 28, 2014

Undersea Astronaut Crew Will Test Deep Space Communications, Robotics Strategies

"Imagine we land humans on Mars and we have five to 10 robots we can send out to areas of interest for our researchers to look at," said Randy....More
in On Space Aug 10, 2014

NASA Waiting On Batteries Before Resuming ISS Spacewalks

U. S. orchestrated spacewalks, previously set for Aug. 21 and 29, will be rescheduled for later this year....More

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