The system, currently known as Small Optical Link for International Space Station (SOLISS), will be carried aboard the H-II Transfer Vehicle (HTV8) 'KOUNOTORI-8', the cargo transporter
to the International Space Station (ISS), which is scheduled for launch on September 11th, 2019.
It is believed they first arrived in Britain via a cargo transporter
| The Steatoda nobilis (false widow) spider, native to Madeira and the Canary islands, is believed to have arrived on British shores via a cargo transporter
It's a family transporter that can double up as a cargo transporter
that offers efficient, economical engines, relatively cheap running costs and an excellent drive.
However, NASA's second cargo transporter
, run by Orbital ATK , remains grounded following a launch accident in October.
, Progress, that is docked at the station.
4 cargo transporter
Sunday to carry supplies to the International Space Station on a "must succeed" mission.
A Japanese rocket carrying an unmanned cargo transporter
to the International Space Station was successfully launched early Sunday morning.
"Information on its progress will be given later as and when." The unmanned rocket carried a cargo transporter
filled with drinking water, food, clothing and work supplies for the six permanent ISS crew.
A Japanese H-2B rocket blasted off Saturday from the Tanegashima Space Center in the country's southwest, carrying the unmanned cargo transporter
Konotori to the International Space Station.
Under the contract with the German cargo transporter
Smiths Detection will supply the cargo carrier with X-ray inspection and trace detection units for security screening.
The cargo transporter
is due to berth with the ISS on January 28, 2011.