Spacewalk Aborted Over Water in Astronaut's Helmet

Water leak made it difficult for Luca Parmitano to see or hear.
0:41 | 07/16/13

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Inconceivable. Crisis 260. Miles straight up in space. An astronaut at the International Space Station on a -- -- radios back to the command center was an unusual SOS. Can you -- perfectly. Floating water droplets were filling up -- how much. A NASA estimates two cups of water may be from a hydration bag in the suit. His team race to get him back to safety 24 minutes later he was onboard his helmet so full of water he was having trouble hearing. Tonight he's rattled but okay.

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