NASA Astronauts Perform Second Spacewalk of the Week Written 2 July 2020


NASA astronaut Robert Behnken during a six-hour and one-minute spacewalk conducted Wednesday, 1 July 2020. | NASA

The AP reports that NASA astronauts Chris Cassidy and Bob Behnken “completed their second spacewalk in under a week Wednesday to replace old batteries outside the International Space Station.” During the six-hour spacewalk, the astronauts “installed another new battery, the third one in this latest series of spacewalks that began last Friday,” and “had enough time to route power and Ethernet cables outside the 260-mile-high (420-kilometer-high) outpost.” 
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