Walking on Sunshine

Submitted by ub on Fri, 10/18/2019 - 16:07

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration is responsible for the civilian space program, as well as aeronautics and aerospace research. NASA was established in 1958, and today the woman made history.

Today's historic all-woman spacewalk from the ISS, a female voice can be heard speaking to astronauts Jessica Meir and Christina Koch. It's NASA astronaut Stephanie Wilson and she's acting as the Capsule Communication at Johnson Space Center.

NASA astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir have made history by being the first female astronauts to float out without a male crewmate.

Jessica Meir and Christina Koch made history as they replaced a failed power system on the International Space Station -- taking part in the first-ever all-female spacewalk. KUDOS to Expedition 61 Flight Engineers @Astro_Christina and @Astro_Jessica for a stroll outside the @Space_Station The first all-female spacewalk https://nasa.gov/nasalive

NASA wonder women make history with all-female spacewalk https://www.bostonherald.com/2019/10/18/nasa-wonder-women-make-history-…

First all-female spacewalking team makes history https://apnews.com/774dc759788d4e42a5eecaa4f739aade

U.S. astronauts embark on the first all-female spacewalk https://reut.rs/2MVu6TK

BBC News - Nasa astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir in all-women spacewalk https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-50085930