n MNASSA : Monthly Notes of the Astronomical Society of South Africa - HST servicing mission postponed : news note

Volume 67, Issue 11_12
  • ISSN : 0024-8266



After years of planning and preparation with everything as ready as can be for the forth and final servicing mission of the Hubble Space Telescope (HST), the planned 14 October launch had to be abandoned literally days before liftoff when a serious anomaly developed and the telescope went into safe mode.

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