ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 29, 1987
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(Los Angeles, California: Bettina Gregory) NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) confirmation of failure of space shuttle component during recent test at Morton Thiokol, Incorporated, facilities in Utah reported; details given, scenes shown. Failure of shuttle nozzle rings detailed; diagram shown. Delay in next shuttle flight to be commanded by Frederick Hauck reported; Challenger disaster recalled.
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