Astronaut Scott Kelly Set Out for His First-Ever Space Walk

The American astronaut left the International Space Station along with Dr. Kjell Lindgren to conduct routine maintenance.
1:42 | 10/28/15

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And so at this point the crewmembers getting readies to. Egress or leaves the airlock Scott Kelly is gonna go out first the lead space walker children will be right behind him. Now with all the equipment bags passed out before hand. At this point. The ivy on board the station can be Ewing is headed over to the ground IV Tracy Caldwell Dyson. He's going to be walking through the two walking through all of the procedures with the two spacewalkers. Over the next several hours. Everything looking good now with both of the space walker suits as they get ready to head outside. And Ross got Kelly continuing to. Had to out towards the work site now where he's going to be removing this insulation from the main bus switching unit. The pictures here the I'm alive bag in front of me pivot throw around the our small adjustable. I think. Speaking sick so far as if you guys. But Kurtz a good idea. We're good at that. And so Scott Kelly getting the analyze stowed in the bank you can see just above him. He. May invest switching unit now visible. Again this task being done so. Some future robotic work can be done John Bolton relocated no eventually bringing its side offers some. A potential repair work by astronauts inside the station. But Scott Kelly now. Taking glow likely take a couple of close out images. And then wool wrap up his first task for the day.

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