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Name of Image: International Space Station
MIX #: 9802668
NIX #: 9802668 MSFC-9802668
Date of Image: 1998-01-01
Category: International Space Station (ISS)

Full Description: This artist's concept depicts the completely assembled International Space Station (ISS) passing over the Straits of Gibraltar and the Mediterranean Sea. As a gateway to permanent human presence in space, the Space Station Program is to expand knowledge benefiting all people and nations. The ISS is a multidisciplinary laboratory, technology test bed, and observatory that will provide unprecedented undertakings in scientific, technological, and international experimentation. Experiments to be conducted in the ISS include: microgravity research, Earth science, space science, life sciences, space product development, and engineering research and technology. The sixteen countries participating the ISS are: United States, Russian Federation, Canada, Japan, United Kingdom, Germany, Italy, France, Norway, Netherlands, Belgium, Spain, Denmark, Sweden, Switzerland, and Brazil.
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Keywords: International Space Station, ISS
MSFC Negative Number: 9802668
Reference Number: MSFC-75-SA-4105-2C
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