Engineers continue to struggle to find the cause of the spacesuit water leak during a spacewalk last week.


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Engineers continue to struggle to find the cause of the spacesuit water leak during a spacewalk last week.

They have eliminated many possible causes, but have not found any clear culprit. The consequence right now? No EVAs with an American spacesuit can occur until they solve the problem.

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  • Pzatchok

    Can’t they just put a guy inside it and turn it on and wait for leaks to appear?

    Or just close it up, turn it on and watch through the face shield to see if any leaks appear and were?

    They could have this figured out inside a day, but I guess waiting for 15 guys on the ground to recreate it in the next 10 days will work also. Its not like they need space suits in case of an emergency.

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