On April 12, 1981, a new spacecraft called Columbia was carried by rocket from the Florida coast into Earth's orbit. For the next 30 years, space shuttlesthe world's first reusable space vehiclesflew more than 130 missions, taking 350 people into space and traveling over half a billion miles. This collection features hours of rare archival film and photos that tell the story of the shuttle program, including the Challenger disaster on Feb. 1, 2003. 7 ½ hrs on 5 DVDs in a gift tin.
- 24-page collector's booklet titled "Space Race"
Packaging: Gift tin
Run Time: 458 minutes
Format: Full screen
Number of Discs: 5
Color or B&W: Color and Black & White