Hubble Servicing Missions Quick Overviews

  • Released Friday, March 4, 2022

Hubble, orbiting 353 miles (569 km) above the surface of the Earth, was the first telescope designed to be visited in space by astronauts to perform repairs, replace parts, and update its technology with new instruments.

These one minute long videos quickly go over the five incredibly important servicing missions.

Produced and Edited by NASA Hubble Intern Miranda Chabot.

Video for Servicing Mission 3A

Music credit: “Achieving the Impossible” by Joel Goodman [ASCAP] and Vicente Julio Ortiz Gimeno [SGAE] via Medley Lane Music [ASCAP] and Universal Production Music

Video for Servicing Mission 3B

Music Credit: “Intergalactic Autobahn” by Jon Buster Cottam [PRS] via Ninja Tune Production Music and Universal Production Music.

Video for Servicing Mission 4

Music Credit:

“Distant Hours” by Magnum Opus [ASCAP] via Atmosphere Music Ltd. [PRS] and Universal Production Music.

“Inspiring Hope 2” by Joel Goodman [ASCAP] via Medley Lane Music [ASCAP] and Universal Production Music.


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Release date

This page was originally published on Friday, March 4, 2022.
This page was last updated on Wednesday, May 3, 2023 at 11:44 AM EDT.


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