mission specialist

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A space shuttle astronaut whose responsibilities include scientific experiments and payload operations, shuttle systems, crew activity planning, and consumables. Mission specialists assist the payload specialists on the flight, deploy satellites from the cargo bay, perform extravehicular activities, and operate the Canadarm.

Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

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