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Video clip of Rick Husband viewable via Internet link

FORT WORTH, Texas (BP)–A video clip of the late astronaut Rick Husband from “Circle of the Earth” can be viewed at http://video.namb.net/bp/shuttle_interview.asx.

The Southern Baptist television documentary, which profiled a number of Christian astronauts six years ago, was provided to ABC network affiliates across the country by the former SBC Radio and Television Commission, now part of the North American Mission Board.

In the brief video clip, Husband discusses his faith, his dream of space flight and the Bible study he had been leading for fellow astronauts. Husband was among seven astronauts killed Feb. 1 aboard the Columbia space shuttle as it broke apart over north-central Texas reentering the earth’s atmosphere

“Circle of The Earth” is available for order on VHS videotape by calling NAMB’s broadcast affiliate FamilyNet at 1-877-FAMNET7. Based in Fort Worth, Texas, FamilyNet is a 24-hour television network that since 1997 has been a subsidiary of the North American Mission Board.

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