Spacewalkers install new antenna outside International Space Station

June 19, 2014 8:47 PM

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Spacewalkers install new antenna outside International Space Station

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. – A pair of spacewalking astronauts managed to install a new antenna Thursday outside the International Space Station, despite some equipment trouble.

Russians Alexander Skvortsov and Oleg Artemiev panted and sighed as they dealt with balky clamps and latches. Mission Control outside Moscow urged them to take frequent breaks.

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