[sarex] Crew Prepares for Second Spacewalk, Shuttle Visit (CORRECTED)
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Mon Jun 4 16:47:58 PDT 2007
SUBMITTED BY ARTHUR N1ORC - AMSAT A/C #31468
> Crew Prepares for Second Spacewalk, Shuttle Visit
> Expedition 15 spacewalk Image above: Flight Engineer Oleg Kotov (left)
> rides on the Strela crane with a bundle of debris panels as Commander
> Fyodor Yurchikhin operates the controls. Image credit: NASA TV
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> International Space Station cosmonauts Fyodor Yurchikhin and Oleg
> Kotov spent much of Monday preparing for their second spacewalk in
> eight days.
> On Wednesday, Commander Yurchikhin and Flight Engineer Kotov are
> scheduled to begin their mission’s second spacewalk. They will install
> cable, install additional debris panels and deploy a scientific
> experiment. Yurchikhin and Kotov completed their first spacewalk on
> May 30.
> + Read more about the June 6 spacewalk
> Space Shuttle Atlantis and the STS-117 crew will visit the
> International Space Station on June 10 after launching June 8.
> Atlantis is delivering the S3/S4 truss segment, a new set of starboard
> solar arrays and batteries. Shuttle crew member Clayton Anderson will
> replace Expedition 15 Flight Engineer Suni Williams. Williams will
> return home aboard Atlantis.
> + Expedition 15 Spacewalk Briefing Materials, May 23, 2007
> + Read more about Expedition 15
> + View crew daily timelines
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