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Chiao works on the exterior of the SM during Expedition 10 EVA

2005-01-26

NASA

NASA

ISS010-E-33563 (26 January 2005) --- Astronaut Leroy Chiao, Expedition 10 commander and NASA ISS science officer, wearing a Russian Orlan spacesuit, participates in the first of two sessions of extravehicular activities (EVA) performed by the Expedition 10 crew during their six-month mission. Chiao and cosmonaut Salizhan S. Sharipov (out of frame), flight engineer representing Russia's Federal Space Agency, spent 5 ½ hours outside the International Space Station (ISS) installing a work platform, cables and robotic and scientific experiments on the exterior of the Zvezda Service Module. Station solar array panels are visible near Chiao. Earth�s horizon and the blackness of space provided the backdrop for the image.

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  • Title: Chiao works on the exterior of the SM during Expedition 10 EVA
  • Date Created: 2005-01-26
  • Rights: JSC
  • Album: mgwhite

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