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Thread #170768   Message #4135116
Posted By: Steve Shaw
03-Feb-22 - 08:06 PM
Thread Name: BS: SPACE - James Webb Telescope LAUNCH-Dec 2021
Subject: RE: BS: SPACE - James Webb Telescope LAUNCH
I think it wobbles, I.e., is unstable, which means that the satellite's position has to be tweaked to avoid its drifting off into space. I suppose that the halo orbit solves any problem with insolation. Do realise that I'm at the extreme limit, or slightly beyond, of my understanding....