HOUSTON – International Space Station astronauts Alexander Gerst and Reid Wiseman successfully grappled the latest SpaceX Dragon resupply capsule as it rendezvoused with the orbiting science laboratory early Sept. 23, setting up a berthing of the commercial freighter and its 4,885-lb. cargo with the U.S. segment Harmony module. Gerst, working at a control console in the Cupola observation deck for the station’s Canadian-built robot arm, made the grab at 6:52 a.m. EDT, several ...


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