Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Last Spacewalk of Shuttle Era Completed

NASA - Archive:

"Spacewalk Concludes at 3:53 p.m. EDT Tue, 12 Jul 2011 01:27:07 PM PDT

Expedition 28 spacewalkers Mike Fossum and Ron Garan completed a six-hour, 31-minute spacewalk at 3:53 p.m. EDT.

It was the 249th spacewalk by U.S. astronauts, the seventh for Fossum, totaling 48 hours and 32 minutes, and the fourth for Garan, totaling 27 hours and 3 minutes. It was the 160th spacewalk in support of International Space Station assembly and maintenance, totaling 1009 hours, 9 minutes, and the 119th spacewalk out of station airlocks."