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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) and the Wide Field/Planetary Camera (WF/PC). Also visible are the lower parts of the HST solar arra... 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) and the Wide Field/Planetary Camera (WF/PC). Also visible are the lower parts of the HST solar arrays. 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 Interior_Exterior: Exterior Ground_Orbit: On-orbit Original: Digital Still Preservation File Format: TIFF. less
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