NBC Evening News for Sunday, Feb 23, 1986
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(Studio: Chris Wallace) President commission investigating destruction of space shuttle Challenger said believing explosion was due to frozen seals on solid rocket booster.
(DC: Robert Hager) Cmsn.'s findings so far examined. [Commission member Richard FEYNMAN - explains basis of conclusions.] Method by which commission arrived at current theory explained. [FEYNMAN - cites reason hydrogen leak isn't under consideration.] Possible length of delay in shuttle program discussed.
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