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2/1/2007- East Texas

Remembering Space Shuttle Columbia 4 Years Later

January 16, 2003 Columbia takes off at Launch Pad 39-A January 16, 2003 Columbia takes off at Launch Pad 39-A
The Columbia Crew The Columbia Crew
Scott Lieberman's photo of Columbia breaking apart over East Texas. Scott Lieberman's photo of Columbia breaking apart over East Texas.
In memory of Space Shuttle Columbia thousands of flowers are placed at Johnson Space Center In memory of Space Shuttle Columbia thousands of flowers are placed at Johnson Space Center

Today marks the four year anniversary of the Space Shuttle Columbia Disaster.  All seven crewmembers died when Columbia broke up during re-entry. Most of the debris fell across East Texas that day.

One Tyler cardiologist witnessed Columbia's re-entry and captured images seen worldwide. As a part of the fourth anniversary You can see Scott Lieberman's photos on exhibit until April 14-th at the T-C-C Photo Gallery... Located on Center Street in Longview.

 

Take a look back at the stories that made headlines in the days that followed the Columbia Disaster.

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