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Wed May 16, 2018 1:15 pm

Wednesday, May 16, 6:30 a.m. Eastern: NASA TV coverage of spacewalk. Spacewalk begins at 8:10 a.m. NASA astronauts Ricky Arnold and Drew Feustel venture outside the International Space Station to swap out thermal control gear that circulates ammonia to keep station systems cool, and replace a camera system and communications receiver.



Upcoming Events Airing Live (all times Eastern)

Saturday, May 19, 11 a.m.: Prelaunch briefing for Orbital ATK CRS-9 mission. Mission managers will provide an overview and status of launch operations for the launch of Orbital ATK's Antares rocket and Cygnus spacecraft on a cargo resupply mission to the International Space Station.

Saturday, May 19, 1 p.m.: "What's on Board" science briefing for Orbital ATK CRS-9 mission. Scientists and researchers will discuss some of the investigations aboard Orbital ATK's Cygnus spacecraft to be delivered to the International Space Station.

Sunday, May 20, 4:30 a.m. EDT: NASA TV coverage of Orbital ATK cargo mission launch. Launch is at 5:04 a.m. EDT. Orbital ATK's ninth contracted commercial resupply services mission, launching aboard an Antares rocket from Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia, will deliver several tons of cargo including crew supplies and science experiments to the International Space Station.

Tuesday, May 22, 3:47 p.m. EDT: Launch of GRACE-FO mission. GRACE Follow-on (GRACE-FO) will continue the work of tracking Earth's water movement to monitor changes in underground water storage, the amount of water in ice sheets and glaciers, and sea level caused by the addition of water to the ocean. GRACE-FO is scheduled to launch aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California.

Thursday, June 14, time TBD: Spacewalk. NASA astronauts Ricky Arnold and Drew Feustel will install a pair of brackets and high-definition cameras on the Harmony module that will help commercial crew vehicles align with the international docking adapter at the forward end of Harmony.
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