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Debris Lowered Into Silos


A picture of a large piece of Challenger wreckage, with the U.S. flag, being lowered into a silo.

STS-51L Challenger wreckage remains and boxes of debris being lowered into abandoned Minuteman Missile Silos at Complex 31 on Cape Canveral Air Force Station. (Jan. 29, 1987)

Picture courtesy of the NASA Johnson Space Center (NASA-JSC).

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