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Challenger Investigation #549241

NBC Evening News for Friday, Mar 07, 1986
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(Studio: Roger Mudd) Report introduced.

(Cape Canaveral, Florida: Robert Hager) Latest revelations in president commission's investigation of space shuttle Challenger's destruction, continuing to focus on solid rocket booster seals, examined; scenes, photos shown. [NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) spokesperson Jerrol LITTLES - cites potential source of damage to seal.] [Chairperson William ROGERS - comments on outside testing rather than relying on NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) and Morton Thiokol alone.] [LITTLES - responds.] [ROGERS - comments.]

(Studio: Roger Mudd) Astronaut Sally Ride's assessment of astronaut corps' attitude toward flying again at this time mentioned.

Hager, Robert;
Mudd, Roger

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