Date: 11 months ago   Category: Space

The Japanese astronaut called a toilet one of the main objects at the ISS - RIA Novosti, 8/20/2018

MOSCOW, 20 Aug — RIA Novosti. The Japanese astronaut Soichi Noguchi preparing for the third flight on the International Space Station (ISS) considers a toilet one of the main objects at the space station, and ability to use him — important skill.One of the most important skills to live in #space station — how to use toilet! 宇宙ステーションで最も大事な設備のひとつ、宇宙トイレ ! "One of the most important abilities for life at the space station — how to use a toilet. A space toilet — one of the most important objects at the space station!" — he has written on the Twitter which record was quoted by Twitter of the Japanese space agency.© of the Photo Roskosmos has shown how cut on орбитеК to the message the Japanese astronaut has attached an illustration — on a photo he is near a space toilet. Noguchi flew at the ISS twice — in 2005 on the American Discovery shuttle, in 2009-2010 — on Russian "Union". He will go to the third flight at the end of 2019. At the ISS two toilets are located. Initially the bathroom was only in the Russian Dawn module, and in the 2007th NASA has ordered a toilet for the Tranquility module because the long time couldn't develop own analog. Has paid for a bathroom of NASA to Russia 19 million US dollars. In 2017 NASA has ordered maintenance and replacement of a number of elements of a toilet from the Russian Rocket and space corporation "Energiya".



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