January 21, 2021

Astronauts, Robots and the History of Fixing and Building Things in Space

Servicing (refueling, fixing and upgrading) spacecraft helps make spaceflight more sustainable, affordable and resilient. In honor of Hubble’s 30th anniversary in space (April 24, 2020), here’s a look back at how human and robotic satellite servicing became a reality and a glimpse at where we’re headed.

Source:: Goddard