The Best Episodes Directed by Steven Leckart

A Major Malfunction

#1 - A Major Malfunction

Challenger: The Final Flight Season 1 - Episode 3

After several delays, the crew prepares for launch as engineers and NASA officials tensely discuss concerns about the O-rings and a cold weather launch.

star 7.81
100 votes
Nothing Ends Here

#2 - Nothing Ends Here

Challenger: The Final Flight Season 1 - Episode 4

Challenger's shocking explosion devastates the families of the crew as well as millions watching live, and an investigation puts NASA on the defensive.

star 7.80
106 votes
Space for Everyone

#3 - Space for Everyone

Challenger: The Final Flight Season 1 - Episode 1

The new Space Shuttle program captivates America and draws a diverse, determined crop of astronauts. But safety issues arise out of public view.

star 7.57
121 votes
HELP!

#4 - HELP!

Challenger: The Final Flight Season 1 - Episode 2

To revive public interest, NASA chooses teacher Christa McAuliffe to be the first civilian on the Shuttle. Issues with the solid rocket boosters linger.

star 7.52
105 votes