Astronauts upgrade station power system in six-hour spacewalk
Saturday, 14 January 2017 Two astronauts floated outside the International Space Station on Friday for a six-hour spacewalk to replace aging batteries for the laboratory's solar power system, an upgrade needed to keep the outpost running into the next decade, NASA said.
U.S. astronaut Shane Kimbrough left the station's airlock at about 6:30 a.m. EST...
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Three crew members, including NASA astronauts Drew Feustel and Ricky Arnold, are on their way to the International Space Station after launching from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan at 1:44 p.m. Source: Wochit Tech -
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