Steven Swanson

  • Astronauts go on 2nd spacewalk at space station March 22, 2009

    Cape Canaveral: Astronauts took another spacewalk at the international space station on Saturday, this time to lighten the workload for future crews. Steven Swanson and Joseph Acaba floated outside early in the afternoon, as the station-shuttle complex soared 220 miles (354 kilometers) above the South Pacific. They promptly made their way...
  • Astronauts end tasks for trip home June 20, 2007

    Houston: Two US astronauts from the Atlantis space shuttle have completed a fourth and final space walk on the International Space Station (ISS), a spokesperson for the US National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) said Monday. Patrick Forrester and Steven Swanson’s space walk sets the stage for the shuttle’s return to...