Astronaut to eclipse record for longest US spaceflight by a woman
Updated : April 21, 2019 08:15 PM IST
Astronaut Christina Koch, who completed the spacewalk with a man instead of a female colleague last month, will remain in orbit on board the International Space Station until February.
Astronaut Peggy Whitson holds the record for the longest single spaceflight by a woman, staying in orbit 288 days in 2016 and 2017.
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