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A strategy for recovery: Report of the HST Strategy PanelThe panel met to identify and assess strategies for recovering the Hubble Space Telescope (HST) capabilities degraded by a spherical aberration. The panels findings and recommendations to correct the problem with HST are given. The optical solution is a pair of mirrors for each science instrument field of view. The Corrective Optics Space Telescope Axial Replacement (COSTAR) is the proposed device to carry and deploy the corrective optics. A 1993 servicing mission is planned.
Document ID
19910009598
Document Type
Contractor Report (CR)
Authors
Brown, R. A. (Space Telescope Science Inst. Baltimore, MD, United States)
Ford, H. C. (Space Telescope Science Inst. Baltimore, MD, United States)
Date Acquired
September 6, 2013
Publication Date
January 1, 1991
Subject Category
ASTRONOMY
Report/Patent Number
NASA-CR-187826
NAS 1.26:187826
Funding Number(s)
CONTRACT_GRANT: NAS5-26555
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.

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