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11/02/1997 Second Hubble repair

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STS-82 launch (2-11-97)

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Space Shuttle STS-82 Discovery Hubble Space Telescope Servicing 1997 NASA 15min

Astronauts from the space shuttle Discovery performed repairs and upgrades on Hubble space telescope. They removed old spectrometers and data recorder and installed new. They also replaced several other minor pieces of hardware with upgrades or spares and repaired the thermal insulation of the hull.