Discovery Space Walk

Astronauts walked in space to test improvements in space suits and to practice manipulating objects manually outside the spacecraft.… read more

Astronauts walked in space to test improvements in space suits and to practice manipulating objects manually outside the spacecraft. Temperatures outside the shuttle ranged between -90 and -125 degrees Fahrenheit. In addition to the communications heard between the Discovery crew and mission control, NASA Spokeswoman Kari Fluegel provide commentary. Astronauts Michael Foale and Bernard Harris took part in the spacewalk. During this mission Mr. Bernard became the first African-American to take part in an extra-vehicular activity. close

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Discovery Space Walk

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Program ID:
63252-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Public Affairs Event
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 09, 1995 | 8:39pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Feb 10, 1995 | 5:40am EST | C-SPAN 1

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  • Feb 09, 1995 | 8:39pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 10, 1995 | 5:40am EST | C-SPAN 1
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