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RUSSIAN SPACEWALK AT ISS, May 29, 2019, Earth orbit, NASA TV coverage begins 11:15 am ET

The two Russian cosmonauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS), Oleg Kononenko and Alexey Ovchinin, will make a 6.5 hour spacewalk on May 29, 2019.  They will exit the Pirs module hatch at 11:44 am ET.  NASA TV coverage begins 11:15 am ET.

They will install handrails on the Russian segment of the ISS, retrieve science experiments mounted on the outwide of the Poisk module, and conduct maintenance work.  This is Kononenko’s fifth spacewalk and Ovchinin’s first.






May 29
11:00 am - 11:00 pm