Christa McAuliffe

Christa McAuliffe

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Nationality American

Date Of Birth 1948-09-02

Deceased 1986-01-28

Status Lost In Flight

Type Government


Astronaut Biography

Sharon Christa McAuliffe (born Sharon Christa Corrigan; September 2, 1948 – January 28, 1986) was an American teacher and astronaut from Concord, New Hampshire and one of the seven crew members killed in the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster.

Christa McAuliffe's Launches

Space Shuttle Challenger / OV-099 | STS-51-L

Failure
Lockheed Space Operations Company
Launch Complex 39B
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