On January 28, 1986, Challenger exploded 73 seconds after lift-off. The official report named failing O-rings in the booster rockets as the cause of the disaster, but bad communication and decision procedures also played a role.

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Roger Boisjoly ...
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James R. Chiles ...
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Grace Corrigan ...
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Richard O. Covey ...
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Gregory Jarvis ...
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Roger Boisjoly
Christa McAuliffe ...
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Ron McNair ...
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Barbara Morgan ...
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Ellison Onizuka ...
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Judith A. Resnik ...
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June Scobee Rodgers ...
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Francis Scobee ...
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On January 28, 1986, Challenger exploded 73 seconds after lift-off. The official report named failing O-rings in the booster rockets as the cause of the disaster, but bad communication and decision procedures also played a role.

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