Space Shuttle Discovery Issues

The regular daily brief on Space Shuttle Discovery mission STS-124 included concerns about an object seen floating away from the shuttle that… read more

The regular daily brief on Space Shuttle Discovery mission STS-124 included concerns about an object seen floating away from the shuttle that morning and an unusual protrusion on the tail rudder of the spacecraft. The floating object was a clip used to secure thermal insulation in the ship’s rudder/speed brake to protect against heating during ascent and does not pose a problem for re-entry. The protrusion was only a normal object seen from a different angle. close

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  • LeRoy Cain Manager NASA->Space Shuttle Launch Integration
  • Richard Jones Director, Entry Flight NASA->Space Shuttle Discovery

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Space Shuttle Discovery Issues

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Program ID:
205970-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Houston, Texas, United States
First Aired:
Jun 13, 2008 | 3:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jun 14, 2008 | 6:05am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Jun 13, 2008 | 3:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 13, 2008 | 6:29pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 13, 2008 | 9:52pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 14, 2008 | 1:02am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 14, 2008 | 6:05am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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