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  • The original finding aid described this as: Description: View from one of the lower aft flight deck windows of the STS-109 orbiter Columbia's Remote Manipulator System (RMS) arm end effector connected to a grapple fixture on the -V3 plane of the Hubble Space Telescope (HST) after five Extravehicular Activities (EVAs) to make repairs on the HST. The HST is being lifted out of the orbiters payload bay in preparation for being placed back into or... more
    The original finding aid described this as: Description: View from one of the lower aft flight deck windows of the STS-109 orbiter Columbia's Remote Manipulator System (RMS) arm end effector connected to a grapple fixture on the -V3 plane of the Hubble Space Telescope (HST) after five Extravehicular Activities (EVAs) to make repairs on the HST. The HST is being lifted out of the orbiters payload bay in preparation for being placed back into orbit. The image is framed by the window sill. An Earth limb is also visible in the background. Subject Terms: Columbia (Orbiter), Hubble Space Telescope, Remote Manipulator System, STS-109 Date Taken: 3/9/2002 Categories: Payloads Interior_Exterior: Exterior Ground_Orbit: On-orbit Original: Film - 70MM CT Preservation File Format: TIFF feat: NON EARTHOBS, HUBBLE nlat: 15.7 nlon: -46.2 azi: 98 alt: 311 elev: 10. less
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