Cosmonaut Salizhan S Sharipov , Expedition 10 Flight Engineer Representing Russi ...
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Description: Cosmonaut Salizhan S Sharipov , Expedition 10 flight engineer representing Russias Federal Space Agency , wearing a Russian Orlan spacesuit , participates in the first of two sessions of extravehicular activities ( EVA ) performed by the Expedition 10 crew during their six month mission Sharipov and astronaut Leroy Chiao ( out of frame ) , mission commander and NASA ISS science officer , spent 5 ½ hours outside the International Space Station ( ISS ) installing a work platform , cables and robotic and scientific experiments on the exterior of the Zvezda Service Module Earths horizon and the blackness of space provided the backdrop for the image ( 26 January 2005 )