NASA astronauts Mark Wandehi and Akihiko Hoshide of Japan’s JAXA space agency were ready for a spacewalk outside the International Space Station on Tuesday. This is not due to a minor medical problem that involves Vande. NASA said it was not an emergency.
NASA announced the postponement on Monday but did not disclose the details of the medical issue. On Tuesday, Vindhya took to Twitter to thank everyone for their concern. “I have a nerve in my neck that caused us to reschedule today’s spacewalk,” he wrote. “Today was not the right day.”
Vandehi and Hoshide were preparing for a seven-hour spacewalk to prepare for the station..
“Spacewalk is not time-sensitive and crew members are moving on with other station work and activities,” NASA said. The agency is considering rescheduling work following the August 28 launch of the SpaceX cargo spacecraft and some planned Russian spacewalks.
Vinay is an ISS and spacewalk veteran who previously spent time at the station in 2017 and 2018.For a six-month mission
The ISS has recently seen the excitement of receiving a new Russian laboratory module, which is temporary.. It also had to host a Boeing Starliner test flight, but it didn’t. . NASA and ISS personnel and ground teams have had to adapt to unforeseen circumstances, so space walk delays are a minor issue.
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