Click to enlargeSTS61-C Columbia Launch Photo

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Launch of the Shuttle Columbia and begining of STS 61-C mission. An unusual low-angle view of the Shuttle's first launch in two years reveals one of two solid rocket boosters (SRB) and the huge external tank just moments after engine ignition at Launch Pad 39A.

Date: January 12, 1985
Photo credit: NASA

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