ABC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 27, 1986
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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Report introduced.
(DC: Lynn Sherr) Hearings of president commission investigating space shuttle Challenger tragedy said continuing to examine testimony of NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) officials and apparent role agency's decision-making process played in the disaster; photos, scenes shown. [NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) engineer Charles STEVENSON - believes solid rocket booster seal leaked.] [Commission MBR. - reacts to quality of photos.] [Rockwell International spokesperson Rocco PETRONE -notes he opposed launch; explains.] [Rockwell International spokesperson Robert GLAYSHER - describes his description of company's position.] [NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) spokesperson Arnold ALDRICH - explains agency's understanding of Rockwell's concern.] [Commission chairperson William ROGERS - condemns NASA's decision- making process.] Former shuttle chief Jesse Moore mentioned.
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