NASA – Nationwide Aeronautics and Area Administration. The spacewalk otherwise ended up being much like the one

NASA – Nationwide Aeronautics and Area Administration. The spacewalk otherwise ended up being much like the one

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Global area facility Commander Peggy Whitson and Flight Engineer Dan Tani finished a 7-hour, 4-minute spacewalk at 11:54 a.m. EST Saturday, continuing the outside outfitting of this Harmony node in its new place while watching U.S. laboratory Destiny.

Image at right: Whitson and Tani connect a fluid tray to your Destiny Laboratory. Credit: NASA television

The spacewalkers completed all scheduled tasks, including another consider the starboard Solar Alpha Rotary Joint, and did some get-ahead act as well. on Nov. 20.

After making the airlock and starting equipment and tools, Whitson removed, vented and stowed an ammonia jumper, section of a short-term cooling loop. Getting rid of it permitted connection associated with hookup for the permanent Loop B ammonia loop that is cooling a 2nd fluid tray regarding the section’s outside.

Tani meanwhile configured tools, then eliminated two fluid caps to get ready for connection of this cooling that is permanent B.

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