Sharon Christa McAuliffe
|Status||Killed during mission.|
|Died||January 28, 1986 (aged 37)|
|NASA Spaceflight Participant|
|Selection||1985 Teacher in Space Project|
Christa McAuliffe (September 2, 1948 – January 28, 1986) was an American teacher from Concord, New Hampshire. She was a member of the crew of Space Shuttle Challenger, who were killed in the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster.
References[change | change source]
- ↑ "Astronaut Biographies: Space Flight Participant". NASA/Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. 2008-12-05. Retrieved 2009-01-10.
Other websites[change | change source]
- Official NASA biography
- Challenger Center bio Archived 2011-01-17 at the Wayback Machine