Hubble Space Telescope Should Be Back in Action Soon
(Oct 2018) NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope shouldn’t be sidelined for too much longer . “If it is not, the spacecraft will be configured for one-gyro operations, which will still provide excellent science well i

NASA’s Hubble space telescope just lost a vital part, and one of its backups is ‘acting drunk.’ Here’s why astronomers haven’t lost hope.
(Oct 2018) NASA, the European Space Agency, and other Hubble partners got a . also help keep Hubble aware of its position. And the telescope has magnetic sensors that provide some orientation data as well. But

A second NASA telescope decides to ‘have a little vacation’
(Oct 2018) On Monday, October 8, NASA officials announced the Hubble Space Telescope had been put into protective . high-speed gyroscopes to help it move from target to target and to provide data needed to kee

Hubble Space Telescope in “safe mode” after gyro failure
(Oct 2018) NASA has suspended science operations with the Hubble Space Telescope and put the observatory . high-speed gyroscopes to help it move from target to target and to provide data needed to keep the tel

NASA addressing problems with Hubble and Chandra space telescopes
(Oct 2018) NASA also provided an update Oct. 12 on the status of another of the Great Observatories, the Hubble Space Telescope . one-gyro operations will “still provide excellent science well into

Hubble Space Telescope in safe mode with gyro trouble
(Oct 2018) Credit: NASA NASA has suspended science operations with the Hubble Space Telescope and . move from target to target and to provide data needed to keep the telescope solidly locked on while