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In Depth (Space: Shuttle Columbia Disaster) #730011

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 03, 2003
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: George Lewis) A look at how the crew of the space shuttle Columbia might have been saved presented; animation shown of a possible rescue scenario involving the shuttle Atlantis. [NASA associate administrator William READDY†- says we would have tried to find a solution had we known there was a problem.] [Former astronaut Dr. Story MUSGRAVE††- suggests NASA should have known.] [NBC News Jay BARBREE††- comments on the impact of Musgrave’s testimony in the investigation of the disaster.] [Former astronaut Walter CUNNINGHAM†- discounts the Atlantis rescue option.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Lewis, George

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