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Hart Sastrowardoyo

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Anybody going to this event?
To commemorate the 20th anniversary of STS-61, the first Hubble Space Telescope Servicing Mission, MIT's Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics’ will present "Rescuing Hubble," a daylong symposium, on Wednesday, November 13, 2013, from 10 am until 6 pm.

Participants include:

  • STS-61 Space Shuttle Endeavour crewmembers AeroAstro Professor Jeff Hoffman (EVA) (symposium co-chairman), Dick Covey (mission commander), Ken Bowersox (pilot), Story Musgrave (payload commander, EVA), and Tom Akers (EVA).
  • David Mindell, AeroAstro, and Program in Science, Technology, and Society Professor (symposium co-chairman)
  • Robert Williams, Space Telescope Institute former director
  • Frank Cepollina, Space Servicing Capabilities Manager
  • James Crocker, Corrective Optics Space Telescope Axial Replacement designer
  • John Trauger, Wide Field and Planetary Camera correction designer
  • Joseph Rothenberg, former NASA associate administrator for space flight
  • Ronald Sheffield, Lockheed Hubble Space Telescope crew training manager
  • Kathy Flanagan, Space Telescope Science Institute acting deputy director
  • John Logsdon, former director, George Washington Space Policy Institute
  • Milton Heflin, STS-61 lead flight director

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