Dean Charles Ing's "Tight Squeeze" (short story, free): Maintenance aboard supply shuttle to space station
Ace mechanic Major Edward MacNamara, one of the 3-crew aboard the shuttle, will fix the problem - though with much drama.
Fact sheet.First published: Astounding, February 1955.
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Among the stories edited by John Campbell for Astounding/Analog.
Related: Space station fiction; space shuttle fiction.