Chandra Briefly Joins Hubble In Gyro Intensive Care

Credit: Chandra: NASA
While a NASA anomaly review board continues to troubleshoot a gyroscope issue with the 28-year-old Hubble Space Telescope, a second case of the mechanical pointing system malady also appears to be responsible for sending the Chandra X-ray Observatory into a temporary “safe mode” on Oct. 10. By Oct...

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