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Linnehan during Expedition 16/STS-123 EVA 1

2008-03-14

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ISS016-E-032695 (13/14 March 2008) --- Astronaut Rick Linnehan, STS-123 mission specialist, participates in the mission's first scheduled session of extravehicular activity (EVA) as construction and maintenance continue on the International Space Station. During the seven-hour and one-minute spacewalk, Linnehan and astronaut Garrett Reisman (out of frame), Expedition 16 flight engineer, prepared the Japanese logistics module-pressurized section (JLP) for removal from Space Shuttle Endeavour's payload bay; opened the Centerline Berthing Camera System on top of the Harmony module; removed the Passive Common Berthing Mechanism and installed both the Orbital Replacement Unit (ORU) tool change out mechanisms on the Canadian-built Dextre robotic system, the final element of the station's Mobile Servicing System.

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  • Title: Linnehan during Expedition 16/STS-123 EVA 1
  • Date Created: 2008-03-14
  • Rights: JSC
  • Album: mgwhite

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