Shuttle astronauts on Extra Vehicular Activity (EVA), 1985.
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Astronauts Woody Spring and Jerry Ros are shown during EVA in the cargo bay of the Space Shuttle Atlantis. They are engaged in EASE (Experimental Asembly of Structures in Extravehicular Activity). This is one of the experiments that studied space construction techniques in preparation for the building of the International Space Station (Is) at the beginning of the next century. Space Shuttle Mision 61-B was launched on 26th November 1985 and was the second flight of Atlantis.