Life in Space. Shuttle STS-61 onboard view: Hubble Space Telescope (HST) repair. Repair of the Hubble Space Telescope (HST) - orbiting earth at an altitude of 325 nautical miles. Perched atop a foot restraint on shuttle Endeavour’s remote manipulator system arm, astronauts Story Musgrave and Jeffrey Hoffman wrap up the final of five space walks. Date of Image: 1993-12-09.
Hubble Space Telescope (HST) being refurbished during the STS 61 flight. Astronauts Story Musgrave and Jeffrey Hoffman are seen during the last of the five EVAs. Australia’s west coast can be seen in the background.