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New Challenger Footage of the Day

2 years agoOdd : The Daily What

The niece of a couple who retired to Florida primarily to attend space shuttle launches recently came across what could be called a national treasure — her father, Steven Virostek, captured the 1986 Challenger tragedy on home video. The rare footage, made public this week, begins with Steven’s wife, Hope, caught up in the excitement [...]
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Photos: Remembering the Challenger disaster

News : The Newsroom (2 years ago)

FILE--File picture from January 28, 1986, shows the explosion of space shuttle Challenger over Cap Canaveral/Florida. The space shuttle with seven astronauts onboard explodet 74 seconds after launch in 16 km height. All occupants we... Read Post

Gotta Watch: Challenger witnesses; volcano rumbles; witchy homes; Conan

News : CNN's This Just In (4 years ago)

Witnessing tragedy - The novelty of manned space travel may be a bit worn after hundreds of manned spaceflights. But in 1986, a shuttle launch was a special event. This haunting video captures the simultaneous awe and terror of spec... Read Post

Home Video Of Challenger Explosion Surfaces After 26 Years

News : The Inquisitr - News (3 years ago)

While the 1986 explosion of the Challenger space shuttle happened more than a quarter of a century ago that hasn’t stopped new footage from surfacing. In 1986 Jeffrey Ault, a NASA enthusiast filmed the shuttles disastrous launch fro... Read Post


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