NASA handout photo of U.S. President Ronald Reagan welcoming home the crew of STS-4 at Edwards Air Force Base

 
NASA handout photo of U.S. President Ronald Reagan welcoming home the crew of STS-4 at Edwards Air Force Base
U.S. President Ronald Reagan speaks to a crowd of more than 45,000 people at NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center following the landing of Space Shuttle Columbia (STS-4) in this NASA handout photo dated July 4, 1982. To the right of the President are First lady Nancy Reagan and NASA Administrator James Beggs. To the left are STS-4 Columbia astronauts Thomas Mattingly and Henry W. Hartsfield, Jr. The Enterprise is in the background. REUTERS/NASA/Handout/Files (UNITED STATES - Tags: SCI TECH POLITICS) FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. IT IS DISTRIBUTED, EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS