Challenger STS-51-L Image Collection

 

Author

NASA

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Date

1-28-1986

Description

Orbiter has just left Launch Pad 39B. Large tank of liquified hydrogen is visible at the water's edge in the right side of the view.

--Caption from Johnson Space Center.

This image has been cataloged by Johnson Space Center as Photo ID: 51L(S)155 / 51L-S-155.

Subject

Challenger (Spacecraft), John F. Kennedy Space Center, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station (Fla.) , Spaceshuttles -- Accidents.

Document Type

Image

Keywords

Space Shuttle, NASA, Challenger, STS-51L, space flight, astronauts, science and technology policy, aerospace, space program, history of science, rocket, launch

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