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Columbia space shuttle mission - Preparations

Title
Columbia space shuttle mission - Preparations
Genre
News report; Interview; Press conference
TX Date
10 Apr 1981
Year of production
1981
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Duration
00:03:16
Description
Andrew Manderstam reports on the forthcoming inaugural flight of the Columbia space shuttle with astronauts John Young and Bob Crippen. Speakers include: Columbia’s chief medical officer Craig Fisher; Air Force meteorologist Al Duff; programme director John Yardley.
Contributors
Andrew Manderstam; Craig Fisher; Al Duff; John Yardley
Keywords
USA; Weather; Space exploration; Safety; Space; Food; NASA; Spacecraft; Astronauts; Space shuttles; Florida; Cape Canaveral; Space research; Columbia (space shuttle); John Young; Robert Crippen

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