Station Spacewalk Repair Strategy Takes Shape Around SpaceX Launch

HOUSTON — U.S. astronauts Rick Mastracchio and Steve Swanson are prepping for a 2-3-hr. contingency spacewalk outside the International Space Station (ISS), potentially on April 22, to replace a failed backup electronics box responsible for the operations of outstretched solar arrays, thermal...
Mark Carreau

Mark is based in Houston, where he has written on aerospace for more than 25 years. While at the Houston Chronicle, he was recognized by the Rotary National Award for Space Achievement Foundation in 2006 for his professional contributions to the public understanding of America's space program through news reporting.

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