Spacewalking astronauts perform pump swap at space station

Tampa (AFP) May 16, 2018 A pair of American astronauts completed a successful spacewalk outside the International Space Station Wednesday to swap and check on two external cooling boxes, nicknamed "Leaky" and "Frosty," NASA said. The boxes, each about the size of a mini-refrigerator or window AC unit, are crucial to keeping the batteries cool aboard the orbiting lab. Since they operate using highly toxic ammonia

Spacewalking astronauts perform pump swap at space station

Spacewalking astronauts carried out a high-flying, high-tech version of musical chairs Wednesday, rearranging pumps outside the International Space Station.

Wed 16 May 18 from Phys.org

US spacewalkers to swap, check coolers 'Leaky' and 'Frosty'

A pair of American astronauts began a spacewalk outside the International Space Station Wednesday to swap and check on two external cooling boxes, nicknamed "Leaky" and "Frosty," NASA said.

Wed 16 May 18 from Phys.org

Watch astronauts fix a leaky pump in space

Space Yesterday the astronauts on ISS had to deal with a faulty cooling system. The sun was setting 500 miles above the Indian Ocean as astronauts Drew Feustel and Ricky Arnold ...

Thu 17 May 18 from Popular Science

NASA astronaut shares selfie taken on spacewalk above the Earth

NASA astronaut Ricky Arnold took this selfie during a spacewalk yesterday to upgrade the cooling systems on the station.

Thu 17 May 18 from Daily Mail

Spacewalking Astronauts Replace Leaky Pump on Space Station

Two NASA astronauts took a 6.5-hour spacewalk outside the International Space Station today (May 16), breezing through all of their planned work and optional "get-ahead" tasks right on time.

Wed 16 May 18 from SPACE.com

NASA astronauts venture outside of the ISS to swap and check on coolers, 'Leaky' and 'Frosty'

A pair of American astronauts began a spacewalk outside the International Space Station to swap and check on two external cooling boxes, nicknamed 'Leaky' and 'Frosty.'

Wed 16 May 18 from Daily Mail

NASA astronauts spacewalk on ISS to fix coolant pumps

A couple of spacewalking veterans floated outside the International Space Station Tuesday morning for the first of two planned spacewalks.

Wed 16 May 18 from FOXNews

Astronauts Are Taking a Spacewalk Outside the Space Station Today: Watch Live

Two NASA astronauts will work in space today (May 16) outside of the International Space Station (ISS), and you can watch their 6.5-hour spacewalk live online.

Wed 16 May 18 from SPACE.com

NASA astronauts successfully complete 6-hour spacewalk

Two NASA astronauts have successfully completed the fifth spacewalk of this year aboard the International Space Station, spending 6 hours, 31 minute

Thu 17 May 18 from The Hindu

US spacewalkers swap, check coolers 'Leaky' and 'Frosty'

Tampa (AFP) May 16, 2018 A pair of American astronauts completed a successful spacewalk outside the International Space Station Wednesday to swap and check on two external cooling boxes, ...

Thu 17 May 18 from SpaceDaily

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