ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 11, 1986
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(DC: Lynn Sherr) Conflicting testimony of NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) official and worker on possible factor in space shuttle Challenger's explosion examined; investigation's focus on solid rocket booster seals discussed, illustrations shown. [NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) booster program spokesperson Lawrence MULLOY - defs. agency's testing of booster seals.] NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) employee Richard Cooke's (sic) written warning to his superiors last year on potential catastrophe with seals quoted on screen. [COOKE - explains purpose of memo.] Shuttle admin. Jesse Moore's reaction quoted.
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