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2022 International Space Station National Laboratory Annual Report Highlights Successful Year

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Space Stations By Keith Cowing Press Release CASIS January 25, 2023 Filed under CASIS, ISS, ISSNL, space station ISS National Laboratory In fiscal year 2022 (FY22), the International Space Station (ISS) National Laboratory made great strides in its mission to return value to the nation and enable a sustainable economy in low Earth orbit.This year’s successes are highlighted in the ISS National Lab Annual Report for FY22 (October 1, 2021, through September 30, 2022), which has been released by the Center for the Advancement of Science in Space, Inc.CASIS has served as manager of the ISS National Lab for 11 years through a Cooperative Agreement with NASA.During FY22, NASA extended its Cooperative Agreement with CASIS to manage the ISS National Lab through 2027.

After 20 years of continuous human presence on the space station, we are now in the decade of ISS results, and FY22 was a record-setting year in terms of results stemming from ISS National Lab-sponsored research and development (R&D): Additional ISS National Lab FY22 successes include: “It is only through strong partnerships that we collectively find new and innovative ways to use the ISS to solve problems and generate solutions for humankind,” said Ramon Lugo, CEO of CASIS.About the International Space Station (ISS) National Laboratory: The International Space Station (ISS) is a one-of-a-kind laboratory that enables research and technology development not possible on Earth.

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