INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION

WHAT IS IT?

The international space station is a space station. An artificial satellite you can live in. The international space station is in earths low orbit.

WHAT IS IT FOR?

ISS is home where astronauts live. ISS is a science lab. Many countries worked together to build it and use it.

WHY DO WE USE IT?

ISS is a home for astronauts in low orbit. It is a place where astronauts have a science lab. astronauts do things you cold not do in earth. scientists are wanting to send astronauts into deep space.

HOW OLD IS IT?

The first space station was launched in 1989. Two years later crew members came along in INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION. The first crew members came along November 2,2000. Since then they lived in Space Station. Through out the time they kept adding pieces since they first made it.

INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT ISS

  • ISS orbits height is249 mi ISS speed on orbit 4.76 miles/s. The max speed of ISS is 17,150 mph. The cost to make ISS is 100 billion EUR