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Thursday February 16th 2012

Tranquility module is hooked up to ISS

Mission Specialists Nicholas Patrick and Robert Behnken work outside the International Space Station during the second spacewalk of the STS-130 mission. Credit: NASA TV

Robert Behnken and Nicholas Patrick seen here during the second of their three planned spacewalks planned for the STS-130 mission early this Sunday morning at 3:14 AM EST.  Working essentially as plumbers  during the spacewalk which began at 9:20 PM Saturday night they successfully accomplished all their assigned tasks overnight by connecting crucial Tranquility feed lines to the International Space Station (ISS).

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