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"Everything is Hunky Dory" says BBC


So far, so good. The US space agency says the post-launch set-up of the new James Webb telescope has gone very well.

"As smoothly as we could have hoped for."

Engineering teams are in the middle of unpacking the observatory from its folded launch configuration to the layout needed for operations.

This involves the deployment of several structures, the most critical of which are Webb's mirrors and sun shield.

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stephenellisbell
stephenellisbell
2022年1月07日

Fingers crossed, I remember the talk about Hubble and its expensive eye surgery!


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