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Russian spacewalkers prime space station for new laboratory

25 Jun 2013, 05:11 UTC
Russian spacewalkers prime space station for new laboratory
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Two cosmonauts took a spacewalk outside the International Space Station on Monday to prepare the orbiting outpost for the arrival of a new Russian laboratory later this year.Clad in bulky Orlan spacesuits, cosmonauts Fyodor Yurchikhin and Alexander Misurkin spent more than six hours outside the space station to test automated docking system cables and install equipment in preparation for the arriv...

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