Challenger STS-51-L Image Collection

 

Author

NASA

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Date

8-6-1984

Description

Official portrait of Astronaut Francis R. (Dick) Scobee, Commander, dressed in blue flight suit, with flag and Space Shuttle model (right). He is holding his shuttle helmet.

He wears the mission insignia (patch) for April 1984's Space Shuttle Mission STS-41-C. On that mission he piloted the Challenger and made his first spaceflight.

This image has been cataloged by Johnson Space Center as Photo ID: S84-39408.

S84-39408

Subject

Scobee, Francis R., 1939-1986, Portrait, Astronauts -- United States, Space Shuttle Program (U.S.), Challenger Expedition, United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

Document Type

Image

Keywords

Space Shuttle, NASA, Challenger, STS-51L, space flight, astronauts, science and technology policy, aerospace, space program, history of science, Dick Scobee, Francis R. (Dick) Scobee, portrait, STS-41-C

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