For the first time in history on Friday morning U.S. astronauts Jessica Meir and Christina Koch stepped outside the International Space Station.
The two women are expected to spend at least 5 hours outside the space station. The objective for the HERstory makers is to replace a failed power controller this is according to NASA.
Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence both spoke with Jessica and Christina, it marked the first time since 1969’s moon landing the sitting president spoke directly with the astronauts during their spacewalk.
Watch live as the women are working on the power controller.
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