Friday , April 23 2021

Astronauts take samples from Soyuz to test the hole

Roughly seven it was hours spent by astronauts, Oleg Kononenko and Sergey Prokopyoff-orbital basis to get sample from Soyuz hole.

Real-time images were broadcast to Flight Control Center on the ground observe astronauts' maneuvers.

"Reducing the heart's thunder when demolishing a ship with a knife," Kononenko pointed to the center, opening the thermal insulation layer, looking for a hole.

Soyuz Orifice
Soyuz Orifice

After the specialists intercepted the ship, they realized that Purple yellow-black material around the hole.

The astronauts took samples of material to send them to Earth and create them in-depth analysis.

Roscosmos, A Russian space agency, believes that the ship may have been damaged by a drill and then pasted with a seal that is degraded in space.

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