NASA has named the date of the emergency exit of the crew of the ISS in open space

© Photo : Shane Kimbrough/NASAВид to Earth from the International space station. Archive photoNASA has named the date of the emergency exit of the crew of the ISS in open space© Photo : Shane Kimbrough/NASA

Unscheduled spacewalk of NASA astronauts Peggy Whitson and Jack Fisher to replace the repeater on the ISS will be held on Tuesday may 23, according to NASA.

«After Sunday’s analysis of the readiness of the crew to spacewalk, it was decided to hold it on Tuesday with the participation of the commander of the 51st crew Peggy Whitson and flight engineer Jack Fisher,» the statement reads.

One of the two MDM–retranslation ISS went down on Saturday. As reported at NASA, failure is not dangerous for the life of the crew and station operations.

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