International Women's Day - NASA All-Female Crew!

Great news today on International Women's Day! It has been announced by NASA that an all-female crew will conduct a walk on the International Space Station for the first time in history. NASA astronauts Anne McClain and Christina Koch of Expedition 59 will carry out the walk on March 29. Spacewalks are often scheduled to carry out experiments, conduct work outside the spacecraft and test new equipment. According to NASA's website, the walk will last for about seven hours. This will be Koch's first spaceflight and McClain's first time in space. 

 

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