View Full Version : Shuttle Discovery’s Crack Woes Deepen

2011-Jan-01, 03:50 PM
Discovery’s woes deepened this week with NASA engineers finding even more cracks in the orbiter’s external tank. The first crack was noted shortly after a leak was discovered on the Ground Umbilical Carrier Plate (GUCP) Nov. 5. After the first crack was found, technicians found a second and then a third. NASA found the crack [...]

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2011-Jan-02, 04:17 PM
Hey! At least they are finding them before launch time.