HOUSTON — Spacewalking cosmonauts Alexander Skvortsov and Oleg Artemyev deployed the Peruvian CubeSat Chasqui-1 as they embarked on a 6 1/2-hr. spacewalk outside the International Space Station (ISS), an extra-vehicular excursion devoted primarily to the installation and retrieval of external materials exposure experiments. Launched to the ISS for a deployment opportunity aboard Russia’s Progress 54 re-supply vehicle on Feb. 5, Chasqui-1 was developed by Peru’s National ...


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