space walk

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any kind of physical activity outside a spacecraft by one of the crew

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Also known as an extra-vehicular activity (EVA), those clients interested in the spacewalk option have the availability to spend up to 1.
In November 1966, he established a new record for Extra-Vehicular Activity in space on the Gemini XII orbital flight mission.
extensive extra-vehicular activity (EVA) required for Station assembly.
In 1966, he established a new record for Extra-Vehicular Activity in space on the Gemini XII orbital flight mission and was backup command module pilot for Apollo VIII, man's first flight around the moon.
The EAM will combine several capabilities into a prototype system to augment Orion's habitation and extra-vehicular activity capabilities for extended deep space missions.
Their topics include nutritional requirements, sources of data and gaps in it, fat-soluble and water-soluble vitamins, extra-vehicular activity, antioxidants, nutrient-drug interactions, and looking forward.
He broke a 20-year record for the longest extra-vehicular activity (spacewalk) during his career as an astronaut.
Breaking a 20 year record for the longest extra-vehicular activity (spacewalk) during a career that included three space flights (1991, 1992, and 1994), Mr Heib flew on the original flight of the space shuttle Endeavour and was a member of the first three person spacewalk.
Two mock-up Extra-Vehicular Activity suits also will be on display.