An administration official said the shuttle's altitude -- over 200,000
feet -- made it "highly unlikely" that the shuttle fell victim to a
The crew members of STS-107 walked out January 16 for launch aboard
Columbia's last mission.
"We have no information at this time that indicates that this was a
terrorism incident," said Gordon Johndroe, press secretary for the
Department of Homeland Security. "Obviously, the investigation is just
beginning, but that is what we know now."
"At times you may end up far away from home. You may not be sure of
where you belong anymore. Home is always there. It's wherever your
passion takes you" Sheridan to David Babylon 5 "Objects at Rest"
From: email@example.com [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: Saturday, February 01, 2003 9:51 AM
To: ArtsEdNet Talk
Subject: Re: Space EXPLOSION of the shuttle...!
TO ALL OF MY COMRADES... The space shuttle has exploded, and they cannot
sure that the incident was not a terrorist attack...there was the first
Israeli Astronaut onboard. I hope it wasn't terrorist related, but I
idea that we had a teacher on this shuttle!!! What a great loss of 7
lives!!!!!!!! CNN seems to be up to date on the info so check with
With much affection,
Idus Arcement in Picayune, Mississippi (about an hour from New Orleans)
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From: The Austin's <email@example.com>
To: ArtsEdNet Talk <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Saturday, February 01, 2003 9:05 AM
Subject: Re: Space crash
> OMG! I was researching online and didn't have the TV on - thanks for
> notification. How awful!
> > FYI In case you are not aware, it seems that the space craft
> > just crashed. This is the one with the teacher!
> > Judy Nagel
> > Sax Arts & Crafts
> > email@example.com
> > firstname.lastname@example.org