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Cygnus spacecraft reaches ISS

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By Euronews
Cygnus spacecraft reaches ISS

<p>A supply space craft has arrived at the International Space Station, bringing fresh food, equipment and experiments for the crew.</p> <p>The Cygnus capsule, developed by Orbital <span class="caps">ATK</span>, is delivering 8,000 pounds of groceries and gear.</p> <p>Orbital <span class="caps">ATK</span> even hinted that there may be a few Easter eggs aboard for the crew of the orbiting lab.</p> <p>The supply ship also contains kit for a controlled fire experiment planned for May.</p> <p>The plan is for a blaze to be started on board the Cygnus once it is full of trash – to see how a fire spreads in the weightlessness of space.</p>