Tuesday, 15 July 2014

Declassified Memos Reveal Debate Over Naming the Shuttle "Enterprise"


NASA had initially planned to name the first Space Shuttle Constitution. Now, declassified White House documents reveal what convinced President Gerald Ford to overrule that decision and thrill Star Trek fans by calling it Enterprise. Next Wednesday you will meet with Dr.

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