Highlights Genesis' support of this mission spanned very large and rugged to small and sensitive:
Designed, built and test controller avionics box.
Designed, built and tested Solid State recorder (SSR) transport module.
Designed, built and tested the interface for the 486 Advanced computer.
Modified experiment support structure.
Overall Project Info
HOST mission was flown to test new technologies for installation into Hubble during servicing missions 3A and 3B. It demonstrated that electronic and thermodynamic equipment slated for installation on the Hubble Telescope in 1999 worked in the radiation and microgravity environment.