USED SCIENCE HARDWARE:
- SPQR unit
will be mounted on the window inside the ISS RS
Service Module. SPQR unit is a retroreflector for
a laser radiation of an optical range coming through
the window. SPQR Unit consists of a glass cone
reflector with a bracket.
- SPQR Window Shield
- SPQR Safety Bag
- SPQR memory card for photos
Testing of the ISS imaging system using special
ground-based optics and image processing aids to
detect possible damages on the external surface of
Determination of a reference point of the ISS orbit
using cube cone reflector and ground station laser
with simultaneous reception of ISS image on the ground
using a telescope.
- Laser reflected signals received on the ground.
- Return of the memory cards with photos of the
hardware mounting on the window to the ground.