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Another Station Upgrade:

Spacewalkers Jeff Williams and Kate Rubins to install new TV cameras 

On Thursday, Sept. 1, U.S. astronauts Jeff Williams and Kate Rubins will conduct the station’s 195th American spacewalk. As part of their activities, the pair will install the first of several enhanced high-definition television cameras
that will monitor activities outside the station, including
the comings and goings of visiting cargo and crew vehicles


Working on the station’s backbone, or truss, Williams and Rubins will retract a thermal radiator that is part of the station’s
cooling system. 


As was the case for their first spacewalk together on Aug. 19,
Williams will be designated as extravehicular crew member 1 (EV1),
wearing a spacesuit with a red stripe, while Rubins will be EV2, wearing
a suit with no stripes.

Watch LIVE!

Coverage of the spacewalk begins at 6:30 a.m. EDT on Thursday, Sept. 1; with the spacewalk scheduled to begin at 8:05 a.m. EDT. Stream live online HERE.

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