ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 06, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(DC: Bettina Gregory) Discovery by NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) and Morton Thiokol, Incorporated, of problems with solid rocket boosters for space shuttle reported; details given, diagrams shown. [NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) spokesperson J.R. THOMPSON - says problem is benign.] O- ring problems in Challenger disaster recalled. National Research Council report of shuttle flaws noted.
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