Monday, 18 March 2013

1st Space Walk - 48 years ago

Forty-eight years ago today, on March 18, 1965, cosmonaut Alexei Leonov became the first person to take a spacewalk when he, attached to a tether, spent 12 minutes floating outside the Voskhod-2 spacecraft.  (reblogged from The Moscow Times)

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