• Creator
  • National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. 2/17/1973-
  • Created Date
  • 1981-04-12/2011-07-21
  • Description
  • 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, REP... more
    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. less
  • Format
  • Magnetic Disk
    Photographic Print
    Magnetic Media
    Photographic Materials
  • Rights
  • Unrestricted