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Flight Day 6 Movies

Astronauts prepare for the third day of Extravehicular Activities by tethering themselves to the Space Shuttle Discovery.
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Astronauts finalize the replacement of the Optical Control Electronics (OCE) on board the Hubble Space Telescope.
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Astronauts successfully replace the older transmitter. This was a difficult job because the instrument was not designed to be replaced during an EVA.
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Astronauts prepare to install the new digital recorder onto the Hubble Space Telescope. Astronauts may be seen in the cargo bay, and on the robotic arm of the orbiter.
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