Cruise shuttle docking with the ISS No. 1
In this speculative illustration, a reusable space tourism "cruise" shuttle prepares to dock with the International Space Station (ISS).
Visible elements of the ISS include a pressurized mating adapter (PMA), an international docking adapter (IDA), several manned modules, and a solar array wing (SAW).
This shuttle is 75 feet long by 55 feet wide.
Earth image courtesy of the Earth Science and Remote Sensing Unit, NASA Johnson Space Center
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