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Challenger Investigation #308499

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Feb 27, 1986
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(Studio: Charles Kuralt) Report introduced

(DC: Eric Engberg) Rogers commission's continued hearings into destruction of space shuttle Challenger examined; latest photos indicating solid rocket booster seal failure shown. [Kennedy Space Center spokesperson Charles STEVENSON - interprets photos.] Rocket seals' role in craft's integrity explained, illustrated. [Chairperson William ROGERS - believes NASA's decision-making process is flawed.] [Rockwell International spokesperson Robert GLAYSHER - describes his warning to NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) regarding launch.] [Commission member Sally RIDE - questions NASA's reaction to that warning.] [Rockwell spokesperson Rocco PETRONE - responds.] [Johnson Space Center spokesperson Arnold ALDRICH - recalls agency's decision.]

Engberg, Eric;
Kuralt, Charles

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