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Caption: The SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft is the first Commercial Crew vehicle to visit the International Space Station (ISS). It is pictured with its nose cone open revealing its docking mechanism while approaching the station's Harmony module.

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Credit: NASA
Related glossary terms: Spacecraft
Categories: Space Exploration

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Caption: الصورة للمركبة الفضائية سبيس اكس التنين وهي أول مركبة تجارية للطاقم تزور محطة الفضاء الدولية (ISS).
واخذت الصورة مع فتحة المقدمة المخروطية الشكل ويظهر من خلالها آلية الإرساء أثناء الاقتراب من وحدة Harmony بالمحطة.
Credit: حقوق الصورة تخص ناسا
Related glossary terms: Spacecraft
Caption translation status: Approved by a reviewer
Caption translators: Somaya Saad
Caption reviewers: Ahmed Abulwfa

Caption: Le vaisseau spatial Crew Dragon de la société SpaceX est le premier véhicule commercial à s'être arrimé à la Station Spatiale Internationale (ISS). Il est photographié ici avec son nez en cône ouvert, révélant son mécanisme d'amarrage, alors qu'il s'approche du module Harmony de la station.
Credit: NASA
Related glossary terms: Vaisseau spatial
Caption translation status: Not yet approved by a reviewer
Caption translators: Gilles Remy

Caption: La navicella SpaceX Crew Dragon è il primo veicolo commerciale con equipaggio a visitare la Stazione Spaziale Internazionale (ISS). Nell'immagine è raffigurata con il cono anteriore aperto che rivela il meccanismo di aggancio mentre si avvicina al modulo Harmony della stazione.
Credit: NASA
Related glossary terms: Veicolo spaziale
Caption translation status: Approved by a reviewer
Caption translators: Valentina La Parola
Caption reviewers: Rosa Valiante, Rodolfo Canestrari