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Spacewalkers Advance Space Station Battery Upgrade
March 22, 2019
HOUSTON—Two NASA astronauts on March 22 completed the first in a pair of spacewalks once planned for the early fall of 2018 to replace 12 aging nickel hydrogen (NiH2) batteries with a half-dozen more efficient lithium-ion (Li-Ion) units on the inboard port side of the International Space Station’s...
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