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  • The original finding aid described this as: Description: View of the Hubble Space Telescope (HST) docked on the Flight Support System (FSS) located in the aft end of the Discovery's payload bay (PLB). The HST is turned so that the -V3 plane is facing the orbiters crew compartment. Visible in this view are the three fixed-head star tracker (FHST), the Wide Field/Planetary Camera (WF/PC) and the High Gain Antenna. The Remote Manipulator System (... more
    The original finding aid described this as: Description: View of the Hubble Space Telescope (HST) docked on the Flight Support System (FSS) located in the aft end of the Discovery's payload bay (PLB). The HST is turned so that the -V3 plane is facing the orbiters crew compartment. Visible in this view are the three fixed-head star tracker (FHST), the Wide Field/Planetary Camera (WF/PC) and the High Gain Antenna. The Remote Manipulator System (RMS) end effector is still attached to its grapple fixture in these views.An Earth limb forms part of the background. Reflections from the aft flight deck windows are also present. Subject Terms: HUBBLE SPACE TELESCOPE, DOCKING, PAYLOAD BAY, STS-103, DISCOVERY (ORBITER) Date Taken: 12/21/1999 Categories: Hubble Space Telescope Original: Digital Still Preservation File Format: TIFF. less
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