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NASA Cancels First All-Female Spacewalk Over Spacesuit Sizes


NASA Cancels First All-Female Spacewalk Over Spacesuit Sizes It hadn’t been planned as a historic mission, yet it would have represented a moment of sorts: the first all-female spacewalk. But that moment will have to wait, NASA said Monday, because of a somewhat basic issue — spacesuit sizes. The two astronauts who were scheduled to walk together in space on Friday, Anne C. McClain and Christina H. Koch, would both need to wear a medium-size torso component. But only one is readily available at the International Space Station.   More



(Source: New York Times - Mar 26)

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