• NASA astronauts perform ISS spacewalk

    By: Kevin Williams


    NASA astronauts are performing a spacewalk Wednesday to make repairs to the International Space Station.

    Veteran astronauts Drew Feustel and Ricky Arnold are replacing a failed cooling component. Feustel and Arnold will also install a camera system and a communications receiver on the exterior of the space station’s Destiny laboratory.

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    The spacewalk is expected to take about six and a half hours.

    Wednesday’s mission is the space station’s 210th spacewalk. The next one is scheduled for June 14.

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