Here’s the latest “Space to Ground” report from NASA on activities related to the International Space Station:
A video of the rendezvous and docking of the Orbital ATK Cygnus cargo ship at the ISS two days after its launch from Wallops Island, Virginia:
Crew members talk about Thanksgiving:
Aboard the International Space Station, Expedition 53 Commander Randy Bresnik and his crewmates, NASA’s Joe Acaba and Mark Vande Hei and Paolo Nespoli of the European Space Agency (ESA) offered their thoughts about being in orbit during the Thanksgiving holiday and the meals and food they will enjoy in orbit during a series of messages downlinked on Nov. 15. Bresnik and Nespoli are in the final weeks of their five and a half month mission on the station, heading for a landing in Kazakhstan on Dec. 14, while Acaba and Vande Hei will remain in orbit through late February.