Can you believe it's been 51 years to the day since we landed on the moon? Neil Armstrong, Apollo 11 commander, works at the Lunar Module "Eagle" on the historic first extravehicular activity (EVA). Buzz Aldrin took the photo.
Hydrolab complex systems preliminary tests continue at Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center including extravehicular activity tasks with the hydrolab test and training brigade involved —
What's an EVA? You probably know it better as a "spacewalk!" 👨🚀👩🚀 EVA stands for Extravehicular Activity, & tomorrow will be the 231st in the history of station assembly & maintenance. Study up on these facts, then watch live tomorrow starting at 6 am ET!
Watching today’s spacewalk? Here are some terms to know as two @NASA_Astronauts work outside @Space_Station : Ingress = enter EVA = Extravehicular Activity (spacewalk) PGT = Pistol Grip Tool (drill) BRT = Body Restraint Tether APFR = Articulating Portable Foot Restraint
Remembering Bruce McCandless on his birthday, he would have been 83 today! Astronaut Bruce McCandless II, mission specialist, participates in a extra-vehicular activity (EVA), a few meters away from the cabin of Space Shuttle Challenger using a Manned Maneuvering Unit (MMU)
Astronaut Charles M. Duke, Jr., lunar module pilot of the Apollo 16 lunar landing mission, is photographed collecting lunar samples at Station no. 1 during the first Apollo 16 extravehicular activity at the Descartes landing site.
We’re saddened by the loss of legendary @roscosmos cosmonaut Alexei Leonov who became the first human to walk in space on March 18, 1965. His venture into the vacuum of space began the history of extravehicular activity that makes today’s @Space_Station maintenance possible.
For Episode 120, Chris Hansen, manager of the Extravehicular Activity Office, talks about the features, development, testing and upcoming milestones of the next generation of spacesuits that will be used during the Artemis Program.
Farewell Alexei Leonov, happy onward journey...The first human to conduct extravehicular activity, cosmonaut Alexei Leonov exited capsule during Voskhod2 mission for a 12min spacewalk in 1965. Born on 30 May 1934 in Listvyanka, Siberia, Alexei Leonov passed away today in Moscow