April 10, 2014

NIRSpec Instrument Gets Integrated Into Webb’s ISIM

Engineers install the Near Infrared Spectrometer (NIRSpec) onto the Webb Telescope’s Integrated Science Instrument Module (ISIM) in NASA Goddard Space Flight Center cleanroom. This delicate procedure took place during March 24 and March 25, 2014 in preparation for the cryogenic test of a fully integrated ISIM structure to occur this summer.

Credit: NASA Goddard Spaceflight Center

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