WATCH LIVE: Japanese Cargo Craft To Dock With ISS At 6:55 a.m. Monday
By NASA.gov // August 24, 2015
live coverage begins at 5:15 a.m.
ABOVE LIVESTREAM: The “Kounotori” H-II Transfer Vehicle-5 (HTV-5) will dock with the International Space Station at 6:55 a.m. Live coverage of the event begins at 5:15 a.m.
NASA.gov – The “Kounotori” H-II Transfer Vehicle-5 (HTV-5) from the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency is delivering more than 9,500 pounds of research and supplies for the six-person station crew.
SpaceCoastDaily.com will have live coverage of the HTV-5 arrival starting at 5:15 a.m. EDT with capture due at about 6:55 a.m.
Loaded with more than 4.5 tons of supplies, including water, spare parts and experiment hardware for the six-person space station crew, the unpiloted cargo craft, named Kounotori, Japanese for “white stork,” has traveled five days to reach the station.