Author Archives: leonie

SPACEWALK #2: Live Updates

We will be posting updates on today's Spacewalk below: 11:43 Shane (EV1) and Thomas (EV2) are now in the Quest airlock as Peggy and Oleg monitor 11:50 Peggy has closed the hatch with Thomas & Shane on the other side. They will now pump the air out of the airlock. Then Thomas will be first to leave the station. 11:56 Shane and Thomas are ahead of schedule already. Peggy is monitoring the airlock pressure 12:00 The duo are now just minutes away from leaving the station. 12:06 Peggy saves some photos of the spacewalkers before they exit the station. 12:18 Final checks. 12:22 Depressurisation is complete and Shane and Thomas open the...

Social Media Messages for Thomas – Birthday special

Here is our roundup of messages for Thomas Pesquet, that we send to him on the International Space Station. Instagram https://www.instagram.com/p/BRBYU2nBidp/ Quand @thom_astro décore encore plus les murs de notre classe... ! #maitresse #teampe #vismaviedeprof #vismaviedinstit #dansmaclasse...

Credits: CNES–A. Blandeau

Dress rehearsal for the Echo experiment

On Wednesday, February 22 the Experiment Sequence Test (EST) of the Echo experiment was carried out at the French user operations centre Cadmos. The EST is the ultimate rehearsal before an astronaut takes over control of the...

Social Media Messages for Thomas

Here is our roundup of messages for Thomas Pesquet, that we send to him on the International Space Station. TWITTER @Thom_astro Bonne année Thomas ! De la part de Oriane, 4 ans et Thomas, 6 ans#proxima pic.twitter.com/CQSglCt9c1...

SPACEWALK: Latest Updates

We will be posting updates on today's Spacewalk below: 11:55 The crew is 30 minutes ahead of schedule: Thomas (EV2) and Shane (EV1) are already in the Quest airlock. The spacewalk was planned to start at 13:05...

Social Media Messages for Thomas

Here is our roundup of messages for Thomas Pesquet that we send to him on the International Space Station. TWITTER @Thom_astro Les enfants de l'école fr d'Asuncion #py sont avec toi ! #allezthomas pic.twitter.com/X1jgLdUCtO — Boe professeur (@boeprofesseur)...