A new book reveals how Christa McAuliffe was chosen as the first civilian in space, and why the Challenger crew likely survived the explosion before their fateful plunge to earth.
  • New York Post
  • Jun 19, 2021

Challenger crew likely survived explosion before tragic plunge to earth - New York Post

The Space Shuttle Challenger was hurtling through the air at twice the speed of sound when pilot Michael Smith noticed something alarming.  Sitting on the right side of the flight deck, Smith looked… [+10063 chars]

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