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  • The original finding aid described this as: Description: Various views of an extravehicular activity (EVA) performed to repair the Hubble Space Telescope (HST) including: Close-up view of mission specialist Kathryn Thornton on the Remote Manipulator System (RMS) arm, positioned over the Solar Array Carrier (SAC) in the Endeavour's payload bay. Mission specialist Tom Akers is also visible in the background (001-3, 006-9). View from the middeck ... more
    The original finding aid described this as: Description: Various views of an extravehicular activity (EVA) performed to repair the Hubble Space Telescope (HST) including: Close-up view of mission specialist Kathryn Thornton on the Remote Manipulator System (RMS) arm, positioned over the Solar Array Carrier (SAC) in the Endeavour's payload bay. Mission specialist Tom Akers is also visible in the background (001-3, 006-9). View from the middeck airlock of Akers' feet in a portable foot restraint attached to the SAC (004-5). Thornton (on the RMS arm) and Akers (standing on a portable foot restraint on the HST) attach the new solar array to the HST (010-8). Subject Terms: HUBBLE SPACE TELESCOPE, REPAIRING, PAYLOAD BAY, REMOTE MANIPULATOR SYSTEM, EXTRAVEHICULAR ACTIVITY, ASTRONAUTS, STS-61, ENDEAVOUR (ORBITER) Date Taken: 4/6/1998 Original: Film Preservation File Format: TIFF. less
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