SM3B - exchanging the power control unit

This artist's impression shows Hubble's Power Control Unit being exchanged during Servicing Mission 3B in 2002. For this operation Hubble needed to be turned completely off for the first time since launch.


About the Image

Release date:12 March 2002
Size:2000 x 1500 px

About the Object

Name:HST, Hubble Space Telescope, SM3B
Type:Solar System : Technology : Observatory : Telescope
Solar System : People : Astronaut

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