Christa McAuliffe 8.5 X 11 Photo
Item #: Photo-Christa
Christa McAuliffe 8.5 X 11 Photo As a member of mission STS-51-L, Christa McAuliffe was planning to conduct experiments and teach two lessons from Space Shuttle Challenger. On January 28, 1986, the spacecraft disintegrated 73 seconds after launch. After her death, schools and scholarships were named in her honor, and in 2004 she was awarded the Congressional Space Medal of Honor.