SPACE SHUTTLE COLUMBIA: MISSION OF HOPE

Program Details
Air Time: 
09/08/2016 - 4:00am - 4:59am
Program Title: 
NONE
Program Service: 
EX
PSIP Description: 
A Torah scroll saved during the Holocaust was taken aboard Columbia by Israel's first Astronaut.
Long Description: 
From the depths of hell to the heights of space, this documentary tells the compelling, untold story of a crewmember's determination to fulfill his "mission within a mission" aboard the space shuttle Columbia. Learn how and why a small Torah scroll that survived the Holocaust was entrusted to Israeli astronaut Ilan Ramon as he lifted into space on Columbia's ultimately ill-fated flight.