Cygnus arrived to the ISS on CRS NG-16

15. 8. 2021 0 By Space Seeker

Northrop Grumman’s NG-16 mission arrived to the ISS on August 12. Cygnus spacecraft named after Asian American astronaut Ellison Onizuka was gripped by Canadarm2 and then attached to the nadir port of the Unity (Node-1) module. The Antares rocket Launched the cargo ship 2 days earlier from Wallops Island, Virginia.

Cargo delivered:

  • Total of 3723 kg of:
  • Crew supplies
  • Unpressurized cargo
  • Science experimentes
  • Spacewalk equipment
  • Station hardware and more
Photo by NASA