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Gallery: 10 Years of Canadarm2, Construction Crane in Space - Universe Today
[/caption] On April 19, 2001, space shuttle Endeavour’s STS-100 mission launched to the space station, and in the payload bay was Canadarm2, a larger, more robust successor to the shuttle’s Canadarm. The Space Station Remote Manipulator System (SSRMS) is a sophisticated “construction crane,” and is responsible for much of the successful building of the ISS … Continue reading "Gallery: 10 Years of Canadarm2, Construction Crane in Space"