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Jonathan's Space Report 
No. 741 draft                                                 2017 Aug 16 Somerville, MA
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International Space Station
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Dragon CRS-12 was launched on Aug 14 at 1631 UTC and arrived at the ISS on
Aug 16. The Canadarm-2 grappled CRS-12 at 1032 UTC and the Dragon was berthed
at the Harmony nadir port at 1302 to 1307 UTC.

On Aug 17 astronauts Yurchikin, in suit Orlan-MKS No. 4, and Ryazanskiy, in Orlan-MK No. 6,
performed spacewalk VKD-42. They threw five small satellites into space and retrieved
and installed materials exposure experiments.


Table of Recent Orbital Launches 
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Date UT       Name            Launch Vehicle        Site            Mission       INTL.   Catalog  Perigee Apogee  Incl   Notes

Aug  1 0703   Silu-1                                Tianzhou-1, LEO     Tech          21F   S42903   385   x 395 x  42.8
Aug  2 0158   OptSat-3000         )   Vega             Kourou           Imaging       44A   S42900   440   x 450  x 97.2
              Ven{\mu}s           )                                     Imaging       44B   S42901   720   x 724  x 98.4
Aug 14 1631   Dragon CRS-12           Falcon 9         Kennedy LC39A    Cargo         45A   S42904   204   x 353  x 51.6
Aug 17 1510   Tomsk-TPU-120                         ISS, LEO            Tech        98-67MZ S42910?  401   x 408  x 51.6
Aug 17 1515   Tanyusha YuZGU No. 1                  ISS, LEO            Tech        98-67NA S42911?  401   x 408  x 51.6
Aug 17 1516   Tanyusha YuZGU No. 2                  ISS, LEO            Tech        98-67NB S42912?  401   x 408  x 51.6
Aug 17 1521   TNS-0-2                               ISS, LEO            Tech        98-67NC S42913?  401   x 408  x 51.6
Aug 17 1529   TS530-Zerkalo                         ISS, LEO            Tech        98-67ND S42914?  401   x 408  x 51.6

Table of Recent Suborbital Launches
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Date UT       Payload/Flt Name Launch Vehicle      Site                  Mission    Apogee/km    Target

Aug  2 0910   GT223GM           Minuteman 3        Vandenberg LF10       Test         1000?      Kwajalein

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