The Challenger

BY; Claire Taylor

What is the Challenger?

The Challenger is a space shuttle designed by NASA. It was rocketed into space on January 28, 1986. Aboard were 7 astronauts.

73 Seconds is All it Takes...

There was a disaster that happened on January 28, 1986. Almost the whole word was watching when the disaster occurred. 73 seconds into the flight and all of a sudden.... FLAMES! All everyone could see was flames. No, the ending was not good. All 7 astronauts, DEAD! NASA was later temporarily suspended from launching shuttles.ORINGS

Blasting Off into Fun Facts!

  • The Challenger first went into space on April 4, 1983
  • On January 28, 1986, the launch was watched world wide
  • The space shuttle was only in the air for 73 seconds before it blew up
  • 7 astronauts were on board.