Challenger STS-51-L Image Collection

 

Author

NASA

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Date

1-28-1986

Description

Close-up view of the liftoff of the Shuttle Challenger for STS-51L mission. The photo was taken from Launch Complex 39B-2/T3.

The Johnson Space Center has cataloged this image as Photo ID: 51L-10143. Kennedy Space Center alternative photo numbers are 108-KSC-386C-774/36 and 108-KSC-386C-774/40.

Subject

United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Space Shuttle Program (U.S.), Challenger (Spacecraft), Space shuttles -- Accidents, John F. Kennedy Space Center, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station (Fla.).

Document Type

Image

Keywords

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

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