Spacewalkers Advance Efforts To Upgrade ISS Solar Arrays

Astronauts Soichi Noguchi (left) and Kate Rubins work to install a solar array modification kit.
Credit: NASA
HOUSTON—U.S. and Japanese spacewalking astronauts Kate Rubins and Soichi Noguchi teamed up outside the International Space Station (ISS) on March 5 to complete modifications to two of six solar power channels on the orbiting science lab’s long support truss due to be equipped with new ISS Roll Out...

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