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AFT SHROUD [1 record]

Record 1 2003-01-22


Subject field(s)
  • Spacecraft

Moving slowly but deliberately, they bolted the cooler compressor into the telescope aft compartment, latched a 13-ft. radiator onto handrails along the telescope body, snaked a coolant line through a vent in the telescope's aft bulkhead and worked inside the telescope to connect all the plumbing and wiring without generating debris that might damage one of its delicate sensors.


  • Engins spatiaux

Télescope spatial (HST).


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