SM2: Maintenance of the Magnetic Sensing System (MSS)

Astronaut Gregory J. Harbaugh (solid stripe on EMU) uses remote manipulator system (RMS) as a cherry-picker device to service HST. In cooperation with astronaut Joseph R. Tanner, nearby, the mission specialist was in the process of replacing the HST's Magnetic Sensing System (MSS) protective caps with new, permanent covers.


About the Image

NASA press release
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Release date:21 February 1997
Size:1536 x 1018 px

About the Object

Name:HST, Hubble Space Telescope, SM2
Type:• Solar System : Technology : Observatory : Telescope
• Solar System : People : Astronaut

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