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Nacogdoches prepares for anniversary of space shuttle tragedy

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Tomorrow marks the tenth anniversary of the Space Shuttle Columbia disaster.

The Nacogdoches Convention and Visitors Bureau will have a public viewing of the documentary Columbia Space Shuttle disaster on Friday -- free of charge.

The Space Shuttle Columbia disintegrated upon re-entry on February 1, 2003 with the majority of the debris landing in Texas.

All seven astronauts onboard were killed.

The documentary explores the causes for the accident and chronicles the conversations inside NASA. 

 

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