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Old 02-01-2003, 08:06   #1 (permalink)
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Columbia Space Shuttle Destroyed

Nasa lost contact 15 minutes before it was to land and debris was seen falling over Texas.

RIP all seven crew members.
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Old 02-01-2003, 08:17   #2 (permalink)
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Godspeed to the brave starship crew.

I still remember the shock at losing 'Challenger'. Such is the price we must pay to further mankind's great adventure.

Heroes all.

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Tragedy in the US. Space Shuttle Columbia Lost

Sorry to post this in the wrong area. But Tragic story.
Had to share.


Columbia shatters on re-entry; crew presumed dead

Lets pray for those who have died. And pray for their families and friends.
Read the whole story here.
http://www.cnn.com/2003/TECH/space/0...bia/index.html
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my deapest sympathy to the families of the astranauts,they and the ground crew served the world in space exploration for our benefit and are appreiciated by all,These poeple are heros in my mind.

NASA good luck in future missions
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My condolences to all.
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Ahh Man

That just sucks...
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I heard on the news that one lousy peice of foam caused all of this...
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Very sadening.
Goes to show just how dangerous space travel is, which we all forget when it goes smoothly.
My thoughts echo V8 Ghia Mike's also.
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Tragic news this. Condolances to all concerned.. :oo3:
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