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Canada Goose online Let’s look at some of the shots as they flew farther away from the space station. There it is it’s a gleaming sight, isn’t it? And if take Canada Goose sale a look down here, there’s Destiny right there. That was the main event for this mission which occurred. And there’s the docking port which canada goose clearance sale they attached on the end there; there’s the radiators, in case you want to know about these kinds of things. There are the 300 foot solar arrays make it the most powerful space station ever also the biggest spacecraft now ever to orbit the planet. There the TV antenna and unfortunately, Leon, it’s blocked frequently by those solar arrays, so that’s why we don’t get as much TV as we’d like in general as we look forward to the future space station missions. Canada Goose online

canada goose Now, let’s take a look at this shot, shot by the crew of the space station as the shuttle was canada goose uk shop headed away. You can see the thruster firings here, of you look really closely. It’s not great video; this Russian downlink is not the best. astronaut on board. And you see those thruster canada goose nyc firings, right there Canada Goose Online check that out: That’s how the shuttle moves in canadian goose jacket space. canada goose

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O’BRIEN: When canada goose coats they come in contact, they spontaneously combust like a lot of people we know here in the newsroom anyway but that’s another story. And in essence, that is Canada Goose Outlet what causes the shuttle move in orbit.

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O’BRIEN:. and depending on which direction they want to go, they will be playing with what essentially amounts to a joystick in the shuttle, and the it’ll fire those little jets moving along.

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HARRIS: The bay doors are wide open.

cheap Canada Goose O’BRIEN: And once again, you get a little sense of those thruster firings as they tweak their way around. This was what they call a fly around: It gives an opportunity for the canada goose factory sale shuttle pilot, the number two guy, to get a little stick time in space. This is a tradition at NASA: The pilot gets to do the https://www.thebeatlestimeline.com fly around. cheap Canada Goose

Canada Goose sale HARRIS: So these are pictures that have never these kind of pictures have never been seen. Canada Goose sale

O’BRIEN: They’re rare, they’re rare, they really are, because you really haven’t had this kind of opportunity Canada Goose Parka to get a really clear, clean shot of the shuttle backing away like that. So it’s something.

HARRIS: That’s great. So what’s the schedule for the rest of the day, then?

canada goose store O’BRIEN: Well, they’re going to take some time off well deserved, I might add. They’re going to do an interview with some other members of the media we already had our interview. And then, they’re going to start packing up. It’s a kind of a long process to reconfigure things they’ve got all that trash to stow, among other things and they’ve got to get everything ready, get their suits out, get the seats back in, and start thinking about coming home. The weather’s kind of iffy right now, uk canada goose but we’ll be watching it here canada goose store.

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