Extravehicular Activities (EVA) Statistics

TOTAL No. of EVAs to date: 309 (all countries)

Total No. of U.S. EVA Spacewalkers (incl. 3 on Mir): 216 (persons)

Total No. of Russian EVA Spacewalkers (incl. 2 on Shuttle & 21 on ISS): 126 (persons)

Total No. of non-US/non-Russian Spacewalkers on ISS: 11 (persons)

EVAs conducted on ISS by Nationality:

  • US................97
  • Russia........21
  • Japan...........1
  • France.........1
  • Canada........4
  • Germany.....2
  • Sweden.......3

 

(A) EVAs on International Space Station (ISS):

  • Total Number (to date)........................................... 104
  • Total Astronauts & Cosmonauts......................... 129
  • Total Duration (to date)........................................... 653h 43m
    • from docked Space Shuttle.......................... 28
      Duration............................................................ 187h 24m
    • from ISS............................................................ 76
      Duration............................................................ 465h 21m

    Performed from -
      • "Quest" Airlock: 54
      • "Pirs" Docking Compartment: 22 (incl. 1 aborted)
      • "Zvezda" SM internal (IVA):1

    • With Shuttle docked: 64
    • Without Shuttle: 35(on Exp. 4, 6, 8, 9; 10; 11; 12; 13; 14; 15; 16)
(B) EVAs on Space Shuttle (non-ISS)
  • Total Number (to date)............................................ 74
  • Total Duration (to date)........................................... 471h 45m
(C) EVAs on U.S. Skylab
  • Total Number............................................................ 10
(D) EVAs on U.S. Apollo
  • Total Number............................................................ 20
    --- on Lunar Surface........................................15
    --- from Command Module...............................5
(E) EVAs on U.S. Gemini
  • Total Number............................................................ 9
    --- incl. 1st U.S. EVA, by Ed White (6/3/65)

(F) EVAs on Russian Space Station Mir

  • Totl Number............................................................ 75
  • Total Duration........................................................... 361h 47m
    --- outside Mir.................................................72
    --- inside Spektr Module (IVA)...................... 3
(G) EVAs aboard Russian Space Station Salyut 7
  • Total Number............................................................ 13
(H) EVAs aboard Russian Space Station Salyut 6
  • Total Number.............................................................. 3
(I) EVA on Russian Soyuz 5 & Soyuz 4 (external crew transfer)
  • Total Number.............................................................. 1
(J) EVA on Russian Voskhod 2
  • Total Number.............................................................. 1

    --- 1st EVA in history, by Alexei Leonov (3/18/65)

     

(Dr. Jesco von Puttkamer/2-23-08)