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Aditya Pillai

Aditya Pillai

Asked on 12 March, 2019

Have women spacewalked before?

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Yes, women have been spacewalking, but this would be the first all-women spacewalk in history.

Vihaan Jayaraman

Vihaan Jayaraman

Asked on 12 March, 2019

Who was the first woman to walk in space?

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Soviet cosmonaut Svetlana Savitskaya became the first woman to carry out a spacewalk on 25 July 1984.

Aradhya Pawar

Aradhya Pawar

Asked on 12 March, 2019

Are spacewalks safe?

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Yes, spacewalks are protected with appropriate gear to keep the astronauts connected.

Diya Venkatesan

Diya Venkatesan

Asked on 12 March, 2019

How many spacewalks have been carried out till now?

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As many as 213 spacewalks have been carried out till date.

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