When We Left Earth examines the Space Shuttle Program. It focuses on the first flight of the Columbia, the Challenger disaster, and the launch of the Hubble Space telescope.

Director:

Julian Jones

Writer:

Ed Fields (series writer)

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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Robert L. Crippen Robert L. Crippen ... Himself - Shuttle Pilot
John Young ... Himself - Shuttle Commander
Gene Kranz Gene Kranz ... Himself - Missions Operations Director
Story Musgrave Story Musgrave ... Himself - Shuttle Astronaut
Robert Gibson Robert Gibson ... Himself - Shuttle Commander (as Hoot Gibson)
Bruce McCandless II ... Himself - Shuttle Astronaut
Jay Barbree Jay Barbree ... Himself - Space Correspondant
Barbara Morgan Barbara Morgan ... Herself - Shuttle Astronaut
George Bush ... Himself - 41st President (as George H.W. Bush)
Ed Weiler Ed Weiler ... Himself - Chief Scientist, Hubble
Jeffrey Hoffman Jeffrey Hoffman ... Himself - Shuttle Astronaut (as Dr. Jeffrey Hoffman)
Steve Hawley Steve Hawley ... Himself - Shuttle Astronaut
Kathy Sullivan Kathy Sullivan ... Herself - Shuttle Astronaut
Loren Shriver Loren Shriver ... Himself - Shuttle Astronaut
Bill Reeves Bill Reeves ... Himself - Flight Director
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When We Left Earth examines the Space Shuttle Program. It focuses on the first flight of the Columbia, the Challenger disaster, and the launch of the Hubble Space telescope.

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TV-G
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Release Date:

22 June 2008 (USA) See more »

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Dangerous Films See more »
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