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ICONIC PHOTOS - Just 73 seconds after liftoff, the Space Shuttle Challenger explodes in a horrifying cloud of smoke and debris on Jan. Seven crew members on board died. The cause was later blamed on a failed O-ring on a solid rocket booster Space Shuttle Challenger, Iconic Photos, To Infinity And Beyond, Life Pictures, Interesting History, Space Travel, Space Exploration, Ciel, Space Shuttle

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 there was a collective gasp as Americans watched the space shuttle Challenger break apart just 73 seconds after it lifted off from Florida on what was supposed to be a mission of discovery and education. Christa Mcauliffe, Nasa Lies, Space Shuttle Challenger, Project Mercury, Space Shuttle Missions, Nasa Space Program, Nasa Astronauts, Nasa Planets, Nasa Photos

25 Years After Disaster, Keeping The Challenger Spirit Alive

On the morning of Jan. 28, 1986, there was a collective gasp as Americans watched the space shuttle Challenger break apart just 73 seconds after it lifted off from Florida on what was supposed to b…

Space Shuttle Challenger Memorial at Arlington National Cemetery. Tribute to the Brave Crew of the United States Space Shuttle Challenger, January 28

Space Shuttle Challenger Memorial at Arlington National Cemetery - Tribute to the Brave Crew of the United States Space Shuttle Challenger - January 28 1986

Michael John Smith - American astronaut—pilot of the Space Shuttle Challenger when it was destroyed during the mission. All seven crew members died. Tombstone Epitaphs, In Memorian, Master Of Science Degree, John Smith, Mike Smith, Peace In The Valley, Famous Tombstones, Space Shuttle Challenger, Church Pictures

Photos of Michael John Smith - Find A Grave...

United States Astronaut. He was the pilot of the ill-fated space shuttle Challenger. From the time he graduated from the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland in 1967, he had an accomplished Navy career which lasted almost 20 years. He earned a Master of Science degree in Aeronautical Engineering from the...

Guion S. Bluford Astronaut, Pilot, Scientist / 1942 - Bluford became the first African American to travel in space in as a mission specialist aboard the space shuttle Challenger. New Space Shuttle, Challenger Explosion, Edwards Air Force Base, Space Shuttle Challenger, Nasa Space Program, Pilot Training, Nasa Missions, Nasa Astronauts, Famous Black

Guion S. Bluford

Bluford became the first African American to travel in space in 1983, as a mission specialist aboard the space shuttle Challenger. Learn more at Biography.com.

In the history of space exploration, 4 Soviet cosmonauts and 17 American astronauts have perished during space missions. See photos of the brave men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice for space exploration. Black Astronauts, Nasa Astronauts, Einstein, Space Shuttle Challenger, Space Hero, Thing 1, Fallen Heroes, Space Program, Folk

Fallen Heroes of Space Exploration: A Memorial (Gallery)

In the history of space exploration, 4 Soviet cosmonauts and 17 American astronauts have perished during space missions. See photos of the brave men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice for space exploration.

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NASA Challenger

Kids learn about the biography of Sally Ride, the first American woman astronaut in outer space. The Space Shuttle Challenger. Sally Ride Biography, American Women, American History, British History, Space Shuttle Challenger, Space City, Thing 1, The Right Stuff, Space And Astronomy

Women in Aviation and Space History - Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum

Commemorating the contributions of women to aviation and space flight history.

Taylor Gun-Jin Wang (born June is an American scientist and in became the first ethnic Chinese person to go into space. While an employee of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Wang was a payload specialist on the Space Shuttle Challenger mission Chinese American, American History, Edwards Air Force Base, How To Study Physics, Indian Space Research Organisation, Space Shuttle Challenger, Nasa Astronauts, Space Program, Type 1 Diabetes

Taylor Gun-Jin Wang (born June 16, 1940) is an American scientist and in 1985, became the first ethnic Chinese person to go into space. While an employee of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Wang was a payload specialist on the Space Shuttle Challenger mission STS-51-B.

Christa McAuliffe, an American teacher from Concord, New Hampshire, was selected from candidates to become the first Teacher/Civilian Specialist for the mission. Her students watched in horror on TV when the Challenger exploded. Challenger Space, Space Shuttle Challenger, Challenger Crew, New Hampshire, Christa Mcauliffe, Science Fiction, Science Space, Little Bit, Space And Astronomy

The Teacher Who Died on the Space Shuttle Challenger

On January 28, 1986, the world lost one of its greatest resources, Christa McAuliffe, the space shuttle Challenger astronaut teacher.

Laurel Blair Salton Clark (March 1961 – February was a medical doctor, United States Navy Captain, NASA astronaut and Space Shuttle mission specialist who was killed in the Space Shuttle Columbia disaster. Sts 107, Space Shuttle Challenger, Space Shuttle Missions, Laurel, Nasa Photos, Nasa Astronauts, Space Program, Space Travel, Navy Seals

From One Laurel to Another: a Letter from Columbia - Universe Today

STS-107 Mission Specialist Laurel B. Clark (NASA) On this Day of Remembrance, February 1, 2013, NASA will mark the 10th anniversary of the STS-107 Columbia accident with a wreath-laying ceremony at the astronaut memorial in Arlington National Cemetery, paying tribute to the lost crews of Columbia, Challenger and Apollo 1, as well as other space … Continue reading "From One Laurel to Another: a Letter from Columbia"

Almost moved to Lompoc in BRPH was to re-engineer the Space Shuttle Launch Tower to accommodate another vehicle launch. It was the Challenger accident that brought launching over the United States back to the drawing board.

Space Launch Complex 4

Almost moved to Lompoc in 2000. BRPH was to re-engineer the Space Shuttle Launch Tower to accommodate another vehicle launch. It was the Challenger accident that brought launching over the United States back to the drawing board.