Astronauts will go into open space to move the radiator 08:06

Roscosmos cosmonauts Sergei Prokopiev and Dmitry Petelin will go into space for the second time during the current expedition to the ISS. writes about it TASS.

On November 25th, they will transfer the radiator-heat exchanger from the Rassvet Small Research Module to the Nauka Multipurpose Laboratory Module (MLM).

The radiator is needed to remove additional thermal loads from the MLM during experiments. Astronauts will use the ERA remote manipulator.

For Prokopiev, this will be the fourth non-vehicle activity in his career, with Roskosmos going live.

The operation will take 6 hours and 37 minutes, according to preliminary data. Prokopiev will work with the red striped Orlan-MKS No.5 suit, and Petelin with the blue striped Orlan-MKS No.4 suit.

Previously, it was known that the research and production enterprise (NPP) “Zvezda” and “Roscosmos”. has been finalized an agreement on the creation of three new Orlan-MKS spacesuits to replace existing ones for spacewalks. According to the general manager of NPP Zvezda, the production of the spacesuit has already begun.

He was also known to have Tom Cruise. Will be He is the first actor to act in a movie in space. American actor Tom Cruise teamed up with director Doug Liman for the shoot. According to preliminary data, Cruise will go to the International Space Station.

Source: Gazeta

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