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Briefing Date:12/07/2004
Topic:Assessment of Options for Extending the Life of the Hubble Space Telescope: Final Report

THE NATIONAL ACADEMIES
National Research Council
Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences
Aeronautics and Space Engineering Board
Space Studies Board
Committee on the Assessment of Options for Extending the Life of the Hubble Space Telescope

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Congressional Briefings
Tuesday, December 7, 2004
130 Dirksen Senate Office Bldg. -- 3:30 p.m.

And

Wednesday, December 8, 2004
2318 Rayburn House Office Bldg. -- 10:00 a.m.
H-107, The Capitol Bldg. -- 11:30 a.m.
and
H-143, The Capitol Bldg. -- 12:30 p.m.

on

Assessment of Options for Extending the Life of the Hubble Space Telescope:
Final Report

A new report from the National Academies assesses options for extending the life of the Hubble Space Telescope, including an upgrade of the telescope by a shuttle crew and a robotic mission.

These series of briefings were for members of Congress and congressional staff only. The report was publicly released on December 8, 2004 and can be found, in its entirety, on the Web site of the National Academies Press.

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