WATCH: Space Shuttle Challenger Wreckage Discovered on Ocean Floor 36 Years After Tragic Explosion
By Space Coast Daily // November 14, 2022
find marks first major discovery of wreckage from Challenger launch in more than 25 years
WATCH: While filming the new HISTORY series “The Bermuda Triangle: Into Cursed Waters,” crews discovered a twenty-foot segment of the 1986 Space Shuttle Challenger in the waters off the coast of Florida. This marks the first major discovery of wreckage from the shuttle launch in more than 25 years.
HISTORY.COM – In a stunning discovery, a 20-foot segment of the 1986 Space Shuttle Challenger was found off the coast of Florida during the filming of the new HISTORY® Channel series, “The Bermuda Triangle: Into Cursed Waters.”
The find marks the first major discovery of wreckage from the Challenger shuttle launch in more than 25 years.
Watch the amazing discovery of a piece of the space shuttle Challenger in ‘The Bermuda Triangle: Into Cursed Waters.’ Premieres Tuesday, November 22 at 10/9c on the HISTORY Channel.
“The historic and emotional discovery of this Challenger artifact by our incredible team reinforces The HISTORY® Channel’s mission to preserve important sites and stories from our national heritage,” says Eli Lehrer, the network’s executive vice president and head of programming.
“Our goal for creating this series was to give a name to some of the thousands of wreck sites that call the Bermuda Triangle home and in turn share their stories, historical significance and even provide answers as to how they came to be there.”
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