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STS061-98-000W - STS-061 - Various views from the Day 4 EVA to repair the HST

STS061-98-000W - STS-061 - Various views from the Day 4 EVA to repair the HST

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The original finding aid described this as:

Description: Astronaut Thomas D. Akers maneuvers inside the bay which will house the Corrective Optics Space Telescope Axial Replacement (COSTAR) while assisting Astronaut Kathryn C. Thornton with the installation of the 640-pound instrument. Thornton, anchored on the end of the RMS arm, is partially visible as she prepares to install the COSTAR.

Subject Terms: ASTRONAUTS, HUBBLE SPACE TELESCOPE, REPAIRING, EXTRAVEHICULAR ACTIVITY, STS-61, ENDEAVOUR (ORBITER), PAYLOAD BAY

Date Taken: 2/17/1998

Categories: EVA

Interior_Exterior: Exterior

Ground_Orbit: On-orbit

Original: Film - 70MM CT

Preservation File Format: TIFF
STS-61

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Date

1995
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