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Here are some cool space shuttle challenger pictures. You can make any of these images into your computer desktop wallpaper. Just click on an image to enlarge it, and then choose “Set as Desktop Background”.
This is an image of the space shuttle Challenger as it rises further away from the earth’s horizon for the STS-7 mission. This image was taken by the SPAS satellite on June 27, 1983.
Here’s an amazing picture of the Challenger shuttle as it breaks through the clouds during its launch at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida for the STS-6 mission. This image was capture on December 8, 1982.
This is a photo of the space shuttle Challenger during its launch on April 6, 1984 for the STS-41C mission. The image was captured by Astronaut John Young while onboard the Shuttle training aircraft.
This is an image of the space shuttle Challenger against the clouds. It was captured by the Space Pallet Satellite (SPAS) on June 22, 1983. Challenger is the second space shuttle orbiter put into service by NASA.
This is another breathtaking view of the Challenger space shuttle captured by a camera onboard the SPAS satellite. It was taken on July 1, 1983 during the STS-7 mission.
We’ve recorded an episode of Astronomy Cast all about the space shuttle. Listen here, Episode 127: The US Space Shuttle.