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From the National Archives:

The Space Shuttle Challenger lifts off on its maiden voyage, 30 years ago on April 4, 1983.

Space Transportation System Number 6, Orbiter Challenger, lifts off from Pad 39A carrying astronauts Paul J. Weitz, Koral J. Bobko, Donald H. Peterson and Dr. Story Musgrave, 04/04/1983

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From the National Archives:

The Space Shuttle Challenger lifts off on its maiden voyage, 30 years ago on April 4, 1983.

Space Transportation System Number 6, Orbiter Challenger, lifts off from Pad 39A carrying astronauts Paul J. Weitz, Koral J. Bobko, Donald H. Peterson and Dr. Story Musgrave, 04/04/1983

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