• Question: how long has the ISS been up in space

    Asked by bugsie to Elie on 16 Mar 2016.
    • Photo: Elie Allouis

      Elie Allouis answered on 16 Mar 2016:

      Hey bugsie,

      The ISS is very much a work in progress. It is always evolving. The first elements were sent in 1998. every few years, new module were added, new solar panels and so on.
      …now it is 110m long by 72m wide – and 20m high…

      …quite something… 🙂