Technologies of space exploration

Kontur-2 Experiment


Purpose:

Test of procedures of on-planet robot remote control from orbital spacecraft to perform the investigation tasks of the Solar system planets.

Objective:

  • Holding 14 sessions of robotic objects control provided that the communication zone during flyby over WHM ground station (Germany) is stable.

Used science hardware:

  • Device kit including:
    • control manipulator;
    • external memory unit.
  • cables;
  • mechanical adapter;
  • communication unit (CUP).

Used Flight Equipment:

  • Laptop RSK-2 Lenovo T61p.

Experiment results:

The result of the experiment session is the session log-file transmitted through RITS (radio information transmission system) channel.

ISS Crew


Hoshide  AkihikoHoshide
Akihiko



leg Novitskiy Novitskiy
leg



Petr Dubrov Dubrov
Petr



Mark Vande Hei Vande Hei
Mark



Robert Shane KIMBROUGH KIMBROUGH
Robert Shane



Megan McArthur McArthur
Megan



Thomas PESQUETPESQUET
Thomas