SPACEWALK LIVE This Afternoon
On NASA TELEVISION
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About Photo: Astronauts Jim Reilly and John Olivas (visible among Reilly's helmet reflections), both STS-117 mission specialists... participate in the mission's first planned session of extravehicular activity, resuming construction on the ISS. Among other tasks, Reilly and Olivas connected power, data and cooling cables between S1 and S3.
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If time allows, Reilly and Olivas will tackle other tasks outside the station. The spacewalk is scheduled to last 6½ hours...
3rd Spacewalk is slated to begin at: 1:38 pm EDT
And should conclude around 8:00 pm EDT
Note: The spacewalk officially began today at 1:24 pm EDT and the 7-hour, 58-minute excursion wrapped up at 9:22 pm EDT
Read the latest updates on Flight and Spacewalk HERE
Watch the Spacewalk LIVE at NASA TELEVISION
Note: I’ll be posting on all the spacewalks so check back...
GOD SPEED to the Crew of STS-117 Atlantis...