HOUSTON—NASA astronauts Nick Hague and Drew Morgan equipped the International Space Station (ISS) with a second set of hardware to accommodate two simultaneous U.S. segment dockings during a more than 6 1/2-hr. spacewalk on Aug. 21. The first of the two ports for the agency’s Commercial Crew Program Boeing CST-100 Starliner and SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft was installed in August 2016. They will help to ensure the six- to seven-person ISS remains continuously staffed by NASA ...

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