Robert Behnken, Nicholas Patrick Complete Second Spacewalk
Spacewalkers Robert Behnken and Nicholas Patrick completed a five hour, 54 minute spacewalk at 3:14 a.m. EST. The pair completed all their scheduled tasks.
This was the second of three STS-130 spacewalks, the 232nd conducted by U.S. astronauts, the fifth for Behnken and the second for Patrick. It was the 139th in support of International Space Station assembly and maintenance, totaling 867 hours, 28 minutes.
Inside the complex, the crew has completed the Tranquility node activation work.
NASA Television will air a Mission Status Briefing at 5:30 a.m. with STS-130 Lead Space Station Flight Director Bob Dempsey and STS-130 Lead Spacewalk Officer Art Thomason.
Second STS-130 Spacewalk Complete
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Mission Specialists Nicholas Patrick and Robert Behnken have completed the second STS-130 spacewalk to outfit the Tranquility module at 3:14 a.m. EST Sunday.