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Extravehicular Activity (1965)
Hardin-Simmons University Library
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1965 |
| English
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    Astronaut Edward White
    More about the special suit designed for extravehicular activity 
    White exits the spacecraft and performs the first American space walk
    Attached to a tether, White uses a Hand-Held Maneuvering Unit (commonly known as a "zip gun") to control his movement in open space
    The extravehicular activity lasted approximately 20 minutes