/WATCH: Astronauts install new solar panels during 6-hour spacewalk – WYFF Greenville

WATCH: Astronauts install new solar panels during 6-hour spacewalk – WYFF Greenville


French astronaut Thomas Pesquet and his American colleague Shane Kimbrough completed a 6-hour spacewalk Sunday.The spacewalk began at around 8 a.m. ET Sunday and lasted 6 hours and 28 minutes, NASA said.They installed new solar panels to boost power supplies to the International Space Station (ISS), NASA said. This is their second spacewalk in the past week.The astronauts started Sunday’s spacewalk picking up where they left off Wednesday when a string of problems prevented them from unrolling the high-tech solar panel.Watch the video above for the full story.

French astronaut Thomas Pesquet and his American colleague Shane Kimbrough completed a 6-hour spacewalk Sunday.

The spacewalk began at around 8 a.m. ET Sunday and lasted 6 hours and 28 minutes, NASA said.

They installed new solar panels to boost power supplies to the International Space Station (ISS), NASA said.

This is their second spacewalk in the past week.

The astronauts started Sunday’s spacewalk picking up where they left off Wednesday when a string of problems prevented them from unrolling the high-tech solar panel.

Watch the video above for the full story.

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