View Full Version : NASA Says Launchpad Damage Shouldn't Impact Shuttle Schedule

2008-Jun-17, 05:00 AM
About 5,300 special heat-resistant bricks broke off a flame trench wall of launchpad 39 A at Kennedy Space Center during the space shuttle launch on May 31, hurling some bricks more than 1,800 feet. Engineers assessing the damage said on Monday they are confident the flame trench can be repaired in time for NASA's next [...]

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