Accession Number:

ADA171402

Title:

Report of the Presidential Commission on the Space Shuttle Challenger Accident. Volume 1

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

PRESIDENT'S COMMISSION ON THE SPACE SHUTTLE CHALLENGER ACCIDENT WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1986-06-06

Pagination or Media Count:

259.0

Abstract:

Contents Events Leading Up to the Challenger Mission The Accident The Cause of the Accident The Contributing Cause of the Accident An Accident Rooted in History The Silent Safety Program Pressures on the System Other Safety Considerations Recommendations The Commission The Staff Commission Activities Commission Documentation System Observations Concerning the Processing and Assembly of Flight 51-L and Supporting Charts and Documents.

Subject Categories:

  • Safety Engineering
  • Solid Propellant Rocket Engines
  • Unmanned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE