Tuesday, December 30, 2008

NASA Releases Columbia Report With Graphic Details Of Astronaut Deaths

The new document lists five "events" that were each potentially lethal to the crew: Loss of cabin pressure just before or as the cabin broke up; crew members, unconscious or already dead, crashing into objects in the module; being thrown from their seats and the module; exposure to a near vacuum at 100,000 feet; and hitting the ground.
NASA Releases Columbia Report With Graphic Details Of Astronaut Deaths
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