Hubble Space Telescope Data Flow, from within ''Designing an Observatory for Maintenance in Orbit The Hubble Space Telescope Experience'

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Publication: 1986

In addition to transmitting images down to Earth, Hubble also transmits system reports which enable engineers to identify faults which can be corrected with orbital servicing missions. Multiple satellites are needed to bounce Hubble’s transmissions back to NASA.

Title

Hubble Space Telescope Data Flow, from within ''Designing an Observatory for Maintenance in Orbit The Hubble Space Telescope Experience'

Date

Publication: 1986

Description

In addition to transmitting images down to Earth, Hubble also transmits system reports which enable engineers to identify faults which can be corrected with orbital servicing missions. Multiple satellites are needed to bounce Hubble’s transmissions back to NASA.

Rights

Copyright; use considered fair according to the ARL Code of Best Practices in Fair Use

Format

Brochures

Source

MSS0732, Robert O'Dell Papers, Box 2, Folder 11

Files

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Citation

“Hubble Space Telescope Data Flow, from within ''Designing an Observatory for Maintenance in Orbit The Hubble Space Telescope Experience',” Gallery, accessed October 13, 2019, https://gallery.library.vanderbilt.edu/items/show/993.