COSTAR

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COSTARCorrective Optics Space Telescope Axial Replacement
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is designing the Corrective Optics Space Telescope Axial Replacement instrument for use on the Hubble Space Telescope.
If you watched Tom Akers and Kathy Thornton replace the High Speed Photometer with the Corrective Optics Space Telescope Axial Replacement (COSTAR) on the 1993 repair mission, you know just what to expect.
This box of mirrors -- caleed COSTAR, for Corrective Optics Space Telescope Axial Replacement -- should correct the optical distortion afflicting three of the telescope's scientific instruments: its faint-object spectograph, hig-resolution spectograph and faint-object camera.