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Offline eeergo

Re: VKD-45a Russian Spacewalk (Dec 11th, 2018)
« Reply #20 on: 12/11/2018 01:35 pm »
Moving on to DC-1 depress to 15 mm Hg.
-DaviD-

Offline Chris Bergin

Re: VKD-45a Russian Spacewalk (Dec 11th, 2018)
« Reply #21 on: 12/11/2018 01:35 pm »
Article:

https://www.nasaspaceflight.com/2018/12/russian-eva-hole-soyuz-ms-09/

https://twitter.com/NASASpaceflight/status/1072499187693031424


Thanks to centaurinasa and eeergo for being around already. I'll be back for the middle of this spacewalk at the very least.

Offline eeergo

Re: VKD-45a Russian Spacewalk (Dec 11th, 2018)
« Reply #22 on: 12/11/2018 01:37 pm »
563 mm Hg current pressure (down from ~750), holding there for 10 mins.
-DaviD-

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Re: VKD-45a Russian Spacewalk (Dec 11th, 2018)
« Reply #23 on: 12/11/2018 01:47 pm »
Further 5-minute leak check (2 mm Hg maximum ∆P)
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Re: VKD-45a Russian Spacewalk (Dec 11th, 2018)
« Reply #24 on: 12/11/2018 01:50 pm »
NASA TV coverage in 10 mn...

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Re: VKD-45a Russian Spacewalk (Dec 11th, 2018)
« Reply #25 on: 12/11/2018 01:52 pm »
Good leak checks.
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Re: VKD-45a Russian Spacewalk (Dec 11th, 2018)
« Reply #26 on: 12/11/2018 01:53 pm »
Orlan purge and prebreathe (remember shorter than for American EMUs because of the different atmosphere)
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Re: VKD-45a Russian Spacewalk (Dec 11th, 2018)
« Reply #27 on: 12/11/2018 01:58 pm »
30-minute countdown for the prebreathe starting now.
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Re: VKD-45a Russian Spacewalk (Dec 11th, 2018)
« Reply #28 on: 12/11/2018 02:01 pm »

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Re: VKD-45a Russian Spacewalk (Dec 11th, 2018)
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Re: VKD-45a Russian Spacewalk (Dec 11th, 2018)
« Reply #30 on: 12/11/2018 02:06 pm »
Worksite for today's EVA.

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Re: VKD-45a Russian Spacewalk (Dec 11th, 2018)
« Reply #31 on: 12/11/2018 02:16 pm »

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Re: VKD-45a Russian Spacewalk (Dec 11th, 2018)
« Reply #32 on: 12/11/2018 02:19 pm »
Speaking about GStM booms (improperly called  "Strela " by NASA)
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Re: VKD-45a Russian Spacewalk (Dec 11th, 2018)
« Reply #33 on: 12/11/2018 02:26 pm »

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Re: VKD-45a Russian Spacewalk (Dec 11th, 2018)
« Reply #34 on: 12/11/2018 02:28 pm »
Prebreathe complete!
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Re: VKD-45a Russian Spacewalk (Dec 11th, 2018)
« Reply #35 on: 12/11/2018 02:33 pm »
Depress in work.
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Re: VKD-45a Russian Spacewalk (Dec 11th, 2018)
« Reply #36 on: 12/11/2018 02:38 pm »
Pressure <100 mm Hg.
-DaviD-

Offline eeergo

Re: VKD-45a Russian Spacewalk (Dec 11th, 2018)
« Reply #37 on: 12/11/2018 02:43 pm »
5 minute DC-1 leak check, pressure has reached 12 mm Hg.
-DaviD-

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Re: VKD-45a Russian Spacewalk (Dec 11th, 2018)
« Reply #38 on: 12/11/2018 02:49 pm »
Pretty starry camera view :)
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Offline Chris Bergin

Re: VKD-45a Russian Spacewalk (Dec 11th, 2018)
« Reply #39 on: 12/11/2018 02:49 pm »
Oooh, that's pretty!

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