Designing A Telescope For Repair In Space (Hubble artist concept) by NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center

The Hubble Space Telescope is the only NASA spacecraft designed for on-orbit repair and maintenance. The Lockheed Martin Corporation was contracted to build the telescope. This May 1986 concept by Lockheed’s Gordon Raney displays the Orbital Replacement Units, which include instruments, batteries, computers and other essential components in the equipment bays accessible through doors for […]

Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center: Space Shuttle Enterprise in the James McDonnell Space Hangar by Chris Devers

See more photos of this, and the Wikipedia article. Details, quoting from Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum | Space Shuttle Enterprise: Manufacturer: Rockwell International Corporation Country of Origin: United States of America Dimensions: Overall: 57 ft. tall x 122 ft. long x 78 ft. wing span, 150,000 lb. (1737.36 x 3718.57 x 2377.44cm, 68039.6kg) […]