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The Space Shuttle Challenger landed #OTD in 1983. Here are astronauts Richard Truly &…

The Space Shuttle Challenger landed #OTD in 1983. Here are astronauts Richard Truly &…

The Space Shuttle Challenger landed #OTD in 1983.

Here are astronauts Richard Truly & Guion Bluford of Space Transport System 8 (STS-8) grabbing some shut-eye before the wrap up of their mission. This mission had: 

  • The first African American, Guion Bluford, to fly in space
  • The first night launch and landing during the Space Shuttle Program

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