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Air failures is a part of the failures Up shut sequence. It explores what air failures are, why they ensue, and the way failures reminiscent of the Hindenburg Crash of 1937, the Concorde Crash of 2000, and Sept. 11 have impacted people's lives.

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5 Ibid. stm (August 3, 2006). 7 Ibid. , “Astronaut Biography: Michael 21 Ibid. 21 Ibid. 26 Charles R. shtml (September 17, 2006). html (September 24, 2006). 2006). 13 NASA, “Disaster at Pad 34,” National Aeronautics 27 Charles R. shtml (September SP-4204/ch18-5 17, 2006). html (August 12, 2006). 13 Ibid. 13 Ibid. 13 Ibid. 13NASA, “Tragedy and Recovery 1967,” NASA, 27 Charles R. shtml (September 17, 2006). 29 William J. html (August 12, 2006). 1986, 1. 17 Ronald Reagan Foundation, “Address to the 37 Paul Murdin, “The Fiery Death of Ariane 5,” Nation on the Challenger Disaster,” Ronald Reagan Journal of the British Astronomical Association 106, no.

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But when astronauts die, the whole nation (and often the whole world) mourns. That’s because many people think of astronauts as heroes. They are smart and skillful scientists. When they travel in space, they put their lives on the line to help people learn more about the universe. 28 } H OW H OW H OW EARTH. The crew of the 1986 space shuttle Challenger at last— Another Teacher in space In 2007 a teacher finally made it into space. The teacher, Barbara Morgan, had been Christa McAuliffe’s backup in 1986.

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