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Challenger Investigation #102248

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 03, 1986
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced

(DC: Lynn Sherr) Astronauts' testimony before Rogers commission investigating Challenger explosion featured; scenes shown. [John YOUNG - believed 1985 was outstanding year for shuttle program.] [Paul WEITZ - notes astronauts were not informed about problems with solid rocket booster seals.] [Bob CRIPPEN - had thought seals had backup system.] [Henry HARTSFIELD - doesn't believe survival vehicle was effective; explains.] Astronauts' recommendations for shuttle program outlined on screen, discussed.

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Sherr, Lynn
Duration:
00:02:20

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