[FPSPACE] Critical spacewalk Saves of the Past
jrespler at superlink.net
Fri Nov 2 01:37:10 EST 2007
Jim Oberg wrote:
> Critical spacewalk Saves of the Past
> If I were to compile a list of critical
> 'spacewalk saves' of the past, to see how this
> array repair rates, I'd include:
> 1973 -- Skylab solar wing deploy
> 1984 -- Salyut-7 propulsions system re-routing
> 1987 -- Mir/Kvant docking fouling
> 1991 -- Three-person satellite grab on third try...
> What other such events should rate as high, or higher?
Correcting Hubble vision problems.
And very similar to this situation, cutting off a bad Hubble solar panel
sending it into independent orbit.
Soon after, I was the first person on earth to see it.
JRespler at superlink.net
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