Spacewalk Cut Short After Water Leaks Into Astronaut's Helmet

January 15, 2016 6:31 PM

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NASA cut short a spacewalk on Friday at the International Space Station after one of the astronauts reported water in his spacesuit helmet, the U.S. space agency said.

Tim Peake, who on the mission became the first astronaut from Britain to walk in space, and U.S. astronaut Tim Kopra, had finished the primary goal of their outing when Kopra reported a water bubble had formed in his helmet.

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