Luca Parmitano

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Panel: Near Fatal Helmet Leak During Spacewalk Was Preventable

Last summer’s helmet leak during a spacewalk outside the International Space Station which almost killed an Italian astronaut could have been prevented.

02/26/2014

The International Space Station moves away from the Space Shuttle Atlantis. Earlier the STS-117 and Expedition 15 crews concluded about eight days of cooperative work onboard the shuttle and station.
(Source: NASA)

Supply Capsule Arrives At International Space Station

After a week’s delay, NASA’s newest delivery service has arrived at the International Space Station with more than a half-ton of meals and special treats.

09/29/2013

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Russian Spacewalkers Encounter Faulty Equipment

In their second spacewalk in under a week, two Russian cosmonauts installed a new telescope mount on the International Space Station despite a flaw in the device.

08/22/2013

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Astronaut With Flooded Helmet Felt Like Goldfish

Italy’s first spacewalking astronaut, after a leak flooded his helmet with water Tuesday while trying to performance maintenance at International Space Station, believes he now knows what it feels like to be a goldfish.

07/18/2013

The International Space Station moves away from the Space Shuttle Atlantis. Earlier the STS-117 and Expedition 15 crews concluded about eight days of cooperative work onboard the shuttle and station.
(Source: NASA)

Spacewalk Cut Short Due To Leak In Astronaut’s Helmet

A six-hour spacewalk, scheduled for continued maintenance at the International Space Station, was cut short Tuesday due to a dangerous leak in one of the astronaut’s helmets.

07/16/2013

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Spacewalkers Tackle Pending List Of Chores

A list of pending chores, which includes collecting science experiments, sent two astronauts to the International Space Station Tuesday.

07/09/2013

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