About the film
nasa spacecraft astronaut docudrama corporate negligence
Release Date: February 25, 1990
|Genres||:||Drama, TV Movie|
|Production Companies||:||King Phoenix Entertainment, IndieProd Company Productions, George Englund Productions|
|Producers||:||JoAnn May-Pavey, Mary Anna Dennard|
A profile of the astronauts, crew, and civilians who were involved in the January 28, 1986 flight of the spaceship, Challenger, that resulted in its explosion upon takeoff. The center point of the film is the safety inspections and arguments surrounding the use of the o-rings that ultimately were blamed for the explosion.