Spokane native Anne McClain will be making history as part of NASA's first all-female spacewalk at the International Space Station. According to NASA, astronauts conduct spacewalks for a number of reasons: to carry out experiments in space, to test new equipment, or to fix satellites and spacecraft.
Nevertheless, Canadian Space Agencyflight controller Facciol Tweeted her enthusiasm about the mission. Koch is scheduled to serve as flight engineer for the subsequent Expedition 59 and 60, the first of which is scheduled to launch on 14 March. It will also be one of the three scheduled spacewalks and will take about seven hours.
In addition to Facciol, the spacewalk will have NASA's Mary Lawrence as its Lead Flight Director and Jackie Kagey as the EVA (spacewalk) flight controller, a NASA spokesperson told CNN.
As per a Press Heraldreport, NASA spokeswoman Stephanie Schierholz said: "It was not orchestrated to be this way".
The spacewalk isn't the first tie that binds the two women.
In the almost 60 years of spaceflight, there have only been four times when expeditions included two female members trained for spacewalks.
Koch, meanwhile, has an extensive background in remote scientific field engineering and development of space science instrument. NASA said the spacewalk plans could change at any moment. "We never determine how many people of each gender we're going to take, but these were the most qualified people of the ones that we interviewed", said Janet Kavandi, NASA's director of flight crew operations at Johnson Space Center in Houston.
The expedition is taking place 35 years after Soviet astronaut Svetlana Savitskaya became the first woman to participate in a spacewalk on July 25th, 1984. They are going to make history and Kristen Facciol even made the following statement on her official Twitter account: "I can not contain my excitement!".
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