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Photo-iss027e007901
International Space Station Imagery
Paper cranes placed in the Kounotori2 H-II Transfer Vehicle
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ISS027-E-007901 (27 March 2011) --- In honor of those affected by the Tohoku-Kanto Earthquake in Japan, paper cranes (origami craft), placed in the Kounotori2 H-II Transfer Vehicle (HTV-2) are featured in this image photographed by an Expedition 27 crew member on the International Space Station. The HTV2 is scheduled to be released by the International Space Stationís robotic arm at 11:45 a.m. EDT on March 28, and re-enter Earthís atmosphere on March 29, 2011.

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