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Disaster drill

From left, space shuttle Columbia astronauts Takao Doi of Japan, Leonid K. Kadenyuk of Ukraine and Kalpana Chawla of India try out the escape basket on launch pad 39B at Kennedy Space Center on Tuesday while astronaut Winston E. Scott looks on. The basket would be used to take the crew from the top of the launch pad to the ground in an emergency.

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