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EXP 10 STATUS - 24 JANUARY 2005



Submitted by Arthur N1ORC - Amsat A/C #31468

* Expedition 10 Rehearses for Wednesday's Spacewalk*
Expedition 10 Commander Leroy Chiao and Flight Engineer Salizhan 
Sharipov conducted their last full day of spacewalk 
<http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/station/crew/exp10/eva/index.html> 
preparations on Monday. They participated a full dress-rehearsal in the 
Russian Orlan spacesuits, which included biomedical communications checks.

They will enjoy an off-duty day Tuesday as they adjust their sleep 
schedule for Wednesday's spacewalk.

Chiao and Sharipov are scheduled to begin the 5.5-hour excursion at 1:25 
a.m. CST (0725 GMT) Wednesday. Their tasks include installing a work 
platform and experiments on the outside of the Station.

NASA TV's coverage of the spacewalk begins at midnight CST (0600 GMT) 
Wednesday.

International Space Station Status Report No. 3 
<http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/spacenews/reports/issreports/2005/iss05-3.html>
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