The longest known ongoing religious pilgrimage is by a man named Arthur Blessitt, who’s walked over 40,000 miles since 1969. It is the longest Russian spacewalk, breaking …

Susan Helms, U.S. astronaut and Air Force officer who was the first U.S. military woman in space (1993) and, with astronaut James Voss, performed the longest space walk (2001). NASA astronaut Christina Koch has left her footprint in history after breaking an iconic space record for womankind. Koch also achieved a gender milestone* in a space walk with fellow NASA astronaut Jessica Meir in October. Cosmonauts Finish Record-Breaking Russian Spacewalk. ASTRONAUT Christina Koch has broken the world record for the longest female space mission.

Koch’s mission broke the record for the longest stay in space by a woman, previously held by American Peggy Whitson. Learn more about Helms’s life and career, including her other spaceflights and her time in the Air Force.

The Nasa employee and Expedition 61 flight engineer has set a new record for the longest … There have been 227 spacewalks at the International Space Station. As of Feb. 2, 2018, there have been 207 spacewalks at the International Space Station. Expedition 54 Commander Alexander Misurkin and Flight Engineer Anton Shkaplerov of the Russian space agency Roscosmos have completed a spacewalk lasting 8 hours and 13 minutes.