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embarrassment! US Spacex "Dragon Boat" toilet leaks! 4 astronauts will wear "water absorption underwear" to return

via:环球网     time:2021/11/8 12:28:27     readed:109

[Global Times Comprehensive Report] 4 Astronauts to the International Space Explorer (Spacex) to return to the International Space Station on the 7th, but the watercraft toilet has not been resolved, and these astronauts can only put on the way. "diaper".

According to the British "Guardian" report, US Astronaut Megam & Middot; MacArthur said that they will last for 20 hours, returned to the earth on the 8th. In response to the return of "diapers", MacArthur said: "The space flight will be full of various small challenges, this is just one of our (question) we encountered in flight missions, so we are not very worried."

In September this year, Spacex conducted the first "all civilian" space trip, the spacecraft toilet failed. After the three days of travel, the skilled person checked the spacecraft, and found that the contained toilet pipe did not stick, causing urine to the toilet fan and floor. Soon, another dragon spacecraft toilet in the International Space Station also had the same problem. However, there is not so much urine, which is mashing under the spacecraft cabin on the space station, because the spacecraft arrived in the space to the space.

Since the spacecraft is parked in the space station, the toilet leakage is temporarily unable to solve, and many people are worried that the urine sprinkled in the spaceship may cause structural damage to the bodies, and ultimately endanger the sailing safety of astronauts. Spacex's technicians said that from their experiments in the ground, the urine remaining in the cabin will cause a certain degree of corrosion on the aluminum structure of the spacecraft, but will not bring danger, and return to the Long Ship to return safe. Technicians recognize that the toilet cannot be used during the return of return, which may cause the astronauts discomfort. Therefore, NASA decided that four astronauts will put on "water absorption underwear" to return.

I heard that the astronauts have to wear "diaper" to return, and many netizens spit said: "It's too bad, astronauts can not go to the toilet, can only wear diapers, but have 20 hours!" And netizen satiries: " How many diapers are going to Mars? "Some people remind the Astronauts to say:" Remember to go to the toilet before going to go. "(Luox)

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