On Tuesday, an unmanned spacecraft carrying Russia’s first humanoid robot to be sent into orbit was docked at the International Space Station after an unsuccessful attempt this weekend.
“Contact confirmed, capture confirmed,” a commentator on NASA TV said.
Russia Sends its First Rocket Carring Humanoid Fedor Robot Into Space
On Thursday, Russia launched an unmanned rocket carrying humanoid robot that will spend 10 days learning to assist astronauts on the International Space Station.
The robot is the first ever sent up by Russia, Final Experimental Demonstration Object Research (FEDOR).
The silvery anthropomorphic robot stands 1.80 metres (5 foot 11 inches) tall and weighs 160 kilogrammes (353 pounds)
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18 September, 2019