Astronauts to stow bad pump in spacewalk

Cape Canaveral, Fla. (UPI) Feb 28, 2011 The 6 1/2-hour spacewalk two U.S. astronauts are to make outside the International Space Station Monday includes the job of putting away a failed coolant pump. Mission specialists Stephen Bowen and Alvin Drew are also to install a power extension cable between the U.S.-built Unity module, or node, and the Italian-made Tranquility node to provide a contingency power source in case it’s n


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