Click to enlargeSTS-8 Challenger Launch Photo

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View of the launching of STS-8 Challenger from across the water. The orbiter begins to clear the scafolding, lighting up the dark. The STS-8 flight is the first shuttle flight to launch at night.View of the Challenger's night launch from just under the launch pad. The orbiter is seen close-up, clearing the pad in a cloud of smoke.

Date: September 1, 1983
Photo Credit: NASA

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