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


Shannon Walker WALKER
Shannon



leg Novitskiy Novitskiy
leg



Petr Dubrov Dubrov
Petr



Mark Vande Hei Vande Hei
Mark



Michael Hopkins Hopkins
Michael



Victor Glover Glover
Victor



Soichi Noguchi Noguchi
Soichi