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Fraser
2005-Sep-26, 02:23 PM
SUMMARY: NASA announced today that it has dedicated Opportunity's landing site to the crew of the space shuttle Challenger, which were killed when the shuttle was destroyed shortly after takeoff on January 28, 1986 - 18 years ago today. Its new name will be The Challenger Memorial Station. This joins memorials for the Columbia and Apollo 1 crews which were also recently announced.

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