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U.S. space shuttle Challenger disaster

January 28

U.S. space shuttle Challenger explodes over Atlantic Ocean
January 28, 1986

  • 72 seconds after liftoff
  • killing the seven crew members
    – five NASA astronauts
    – one payload specialist
    – and a civilian school teacher.
  • the tenth flight of Space Shuttle Challenger
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