Multi Purpose Small Payload Rack (MSPR) - 08.20.14
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MSPR is a multipurpose payload rack system.
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Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), Tsukuba, , Japan
Sponsoring Space Agency
Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA)
ISS Expedition Duration
March 2013 - March 2015
Previous ISS Missions
MSPR has two experiment and three components. Three components are consists of VCRU (Video Compression and Recording Unit), DCU (DC/DC Convertor Unit), HBU (Hub Unit).
Transported inside the Japanese Experiment Module (JEM) to orbit with sub-rack facilities.
Checkout of MSPR is performed following transfer and installation into the Japanese Experiment Module (JEM) Pressurized Module (PM), Kibo, on the ISS.
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