Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster

Discuss the quality and testing aspects of the space shuttle Challenger disaster in detail including the engineering issues, ethical issues, and process and quality control. Include in your paper:

Synopsis of the accident in engineering terms

Why the accident occurred including root cause analysis

The breakdown of engineering management that led to safety issues

The lack of safety culture in NASA and the contractor

Political issues that led to lack of safety

A detailed analysis of Richard Feynman’s personal investigation and insights

Issues of testing any why testing did not catch the fatal fault in the system












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