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  • ANDREW S. GERACI/THE WASHINGTON TIMES

    Mr. Space Shuttle's final shoot

    When Space Shuttle Challenger disintegrated in flames and smoke on the morning of Jan. 28, 1986, panic rippled through the photo department at Newsweek. As space shuttle launches had become somewhat routine, the magazine hadn't bothered to send a photographer to document Challenger's latest mission.


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