Earlier this week, NASA announced the spacewalk would take place on Thursday or Friday. It was initially scheduled for Monday.Originally, the first all-female spacewalk was to take place in March. It had to be postponed after properly fitting spacesuits weren't ready in time for Koch and astronaut Anne McClain.——— ©2019 The Providence Journal - contributed to this reportDistributed by Tribune Content Agency, LLC.
Gearing up for Friday’s spacewalk to help the ground teams repair one of the battery channels with @Astro_Christina.. . . first spacesuit selfie, check!✔️Photos will be much more spectacular once we pass through the hatch. Be sure to watch live: https://t.co/8ggAQFbzAh pic.twitter.com/oXUDnDvLLY— Jessica Meir (@Astro_Jessica) October 16, 2019