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Endeavor astronauts make third spacewalk

RIA Novosti

10:33 25/05/2011 MOSCOW, May 25 (RIA Novosti) - Shuttle Endeavor astronauts have made their third spacewalk to carry out maintenance work on the International Space Station (ISS), NASA said on Wednesday.

This is the third of four spacewalks for the crew of shuttle Endeavor's final voyage.

Andrew Feustel and Mike Fincke floated out on Wednesday to lay cables to the Russian segment of the ISS, as well as to connect an attachment to the space station's robot arm.

The Endeavor is due back to Earth on June 1 and will be retired.



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