May 9, 2007- Photos of SRB train derailment

Got these the other day– this was a train carrying SRB segments to KSC that derailed in Alabama at the Tenn-Tombigbee River while crossing a low bridge back on May 3rd. Looks like only one of the segments (in the white containers) left the track.

No word yet on whether the late fall/December launch that they were to be used for will be affected.

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About John Sep

Former Space Shuttle aerospace technician and private pilot now looking towards the next great adventure. Soon to be heading home from my overseas assignment! Transfered my blog from MySpace to here so check my older stuff for info and pictures from my days in space shuttle processing- lots of behind the scenes stuff! He drew pics, flew planes, fought fires and helped launch people into space - what will he do next?
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