U.S. astronauts step out (12)

The Hindu 2013.12.22 03:05
Two U.S. astronauts on Saturday stepped outside the International Space Station for the first of three spacewalks to fix a broken equipment cooling system, NASA said. "The spacewalk has officially begun," said a NASA commentator as the space agency broadcast live images of Japanese astronaut Koichi Wakata leading the operation from inside the space station. Veteran spacewalker Rick Mastracchio is making his seventh career
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