STS-125 Flight Day 9 Gallery

  • The Hubble Space Telescope› View High-res
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    S125-E-012177 (19 May 2009) --- An STS-125 crewmember aboard the Space Shuttle Atlantis captured this still image of the Hubble Space Telescope as the two spacecraft continue their relative separation on May 19, after having been linked together for the better part of a week. During the week five spacewalks were performed to complete the final servicing mission for the orbital observatory. The crew deployed the giant telescope at 7:57 a.m. (CDT).

  • Earth's horizon› View High-res
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    S125-E-012183 (19 May 2009) --- Earth's horizon and the blackness of space are featured in this image photographed by an STS-125 crewmember on the Earth-orbiting Space Shuttle Atlantis on flight day nine.

  • The thin line of Earth's atmosphere› View High-res
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    S125-E-012187 (19 May 2009) --- The thin line of Earth's atmosphere and a portion of Space Shuttle Atlantis' remote manipulator system (RMS) robotic arm are featured in this image photographed by an STS-125 crewmember on flight day nine.

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    S125-E-012189 (19 May 2009) --- The thin line of Earth's atmosphere and the rising sun are featured in this image photographed by an STS-125 crewmember on the Earth-orbiting Space Shuttle Atlantis on flight day nine.

  • Andrew Feustel› View High-res
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    S125-E-012196 (19 May 2009) --- Astronaut Andrew Feustel, STS-125 mission specialist, works on the middeck of the Earth-orbiting Space Shuttle Atlantis during flight day nine activities.

  • Andrew Feustel› View High-res
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    S125-E-012329 (19 May 2009) --- Astronaut Andrew Feustel, STS-125 mission specialist, is pictured on the middeck of the Earth-orbiting Space Shuttle Atlantis during flight day nine activities.

  • John Grunsfeld› View High-res
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    S125-E-012353 (19 May 2009) --- Astronaut John Grunsfeld, STS-125 mission specialist, eats a meal on the middeck of the Earth-orbiting Space Shuttle Atlantis.

  • Mike Massimino› View High-res
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    S125-E-012506 (19 May 2009) --- Astronaut Mike Massimino, STS-125 mission specialist, occupies the commander's station on the flight deck of the Earth-orbiting Space Shuttle Atlantis during flight day nine activities. Earth's horizon and the blackness of space are visible through the windows.

  • Space Shuttle Atlantis' payload bay› View High-res
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    S125-E-012510 (19 May 2009) --- Backdropped by a blue and white Earth, Space Shuttle Atlantis' payload bay, vertical stabilizer and orbital maneuvering system (OMS) pods are featured in this image photographed by an STS-125 crewmember on flight day nine.

  • Space Shuttle Atlantis' payload bay› View High-res
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    S125-E-012514 (19 May 2009) --- Space Shuttle Atlantis' payload bay, Canadian-built remote manipulator system (RMS) robotic arm, vertical stabilizer and orbital maneuvering system (OMS) pods are featured in this image photographed by an STS-125 crewmember on flight day nine.