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Guest Presentation at Space Place

"The Space Shuttle Columbia Accident – Enduring Lessons From An Insider's Viewpoint"

Event Details

Tuesday, September 11, 2018
7-8 p.m.
UW Space Place, 2300 S. Park St. (lower level of the Atrium)
When the space shuttle Columbia was destroyed during reentry, on 1 Feb 2003, the impact affected all aspects of human spaceflight. This talk relates the experience of Steve Cantley, a NASA spaceflight controller who lived the accident and its aftermath.