SOME ITEMS BROADCAST DURING 1993

DOCUMENTARY FEATURES
compiled by Andrew Rennie

BROADCAST
DATE
SUBJECTDESCRIPTION
May 5The Flight of Freedom 7A description of Alan Shepard's suborbital flight and brief mention of Apollo 14.
May 12Irving Goldstein and IntelsatDocumentary by the Voice of America's Gene Rich on Irving Goldstein.
July21The Apollo Project (Part Three)A feature in which a film maker describes the film shot by the Apollo astronauts.
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October 6Shuttle Part 1A fictional account of a Shuttle failure in space and a rescue attempt. Music by Davood Tabrizi. Preparations for takeoff.
October 13Shuttle Part 2A fictional account of a Shuttle failure in space and a rescue attempt. Music by Davood Tabrizi. Takeoff, engine failure, abort to orbit.
October 20Shuttle Part 3A fictional account of a Shuttle failure in space and a rescue attempt. Music by Davood Tabrizi. Houston, we have a problem. Working out a rescue plan.
October 27Shuttle Part 4A fictional account of a Shuttle failure in space and a rescue attempt. Music by Davood Tabrizi. Three days to reentry.
November 3Shuttle Part 5A fictional account of a Shuttle failure in space and a rescue attempt. Music by Davood Tabrizi. Rescue launch. Extravehicular activity. Further accident on shuttle sends it spinning.
November 10Shuttle Part 6A fictional account of a Shuttle failure in space and a rescue attempt. Music by Davood Tabrizi. Getting recontrol of shuttle.
November 17Shuttle Part 7A fictional account of a Shuttle failure in space and a rescue attempt. Music by Davood Tabrizi. Determining cause of accident.
November 24Shuttle Part 8A fictional account of a Shuttle failure in space and a rescue attempt. Music by Davood Tabrizi. Awaiting death by asphyxiation.
December 1Shuttle Part 9A fictional account of a Shuttle failure in space and a rescue attempt. Music by Davood Tabrizi. Rescue vehicle low on propellant.
December 1Launch attempt of STS 61Live relay from Kennedy Space Center, Florida, of attempt to launch STS 61, on the Hubble Space Telescope repair mission. Space Show brought commentary throught the evening until 10pm, when the launch waas scrubbed.
December 8Shuttle Part 10A fictional account of a Shuttle failure in space and a rescue attempt. Music by Davood Tabrizi. Systems repair.
December 15Shuttle Part 11A fictional account of a Shuttle failure in space and a rescue attempt. Music by Davood Tabrizi. Further rescue shuttle launch.
December 15World Of MysteryDocumentary examining Unidentified Flying Objects and the associated cults.
December 22Shuttle Part 12A fictional account of a Shuttle failure in space and a rescue attempt. Music by Davood Tabrizi. Dual shuttle reentry. Safe landing.
December 22Apollo 17Documentary to mark the 21st anniversary of the Apollo 17 mission.
December 29Apollo 8 Realisation of the 3000 year old dream of travelling to the Moon. Kennedy's commitment, the space race, Gagarin, Shepard and Glenn, Apollo takes shape, the Zond missions, decision to fly Apollo 8 and Apollo 8 launch.