General Dynamics Lunar Excursion Module (LEM)
Title: General Dynamics Lunar Excursion Module (LEM) Catalog #: 08_01615 Additional Information: Proposal Repository: San Diego Air and Space Museum Archive
Congress Looks to Turn Moon Landing Site Into Historic Park
Members of the U.S. Congress have proposed turning the Apollo lunar landing site into a National Historic Park.
Wernher von Braun, " Lunar Lander ", October 11, 1952
PHOTO REMASTERED by Dan Beaumont. American manned lunar lander. Study 1952. Von Braun's first lunar lander design was an immense spacecraft. Von Braun Lunar Lander INFO: www.astronautix.com/craft/vonander.htm Von Braun, NASA documents and biography: history.msfc.nasa.gov/vonbraun/ Werhner von Braun: " Moon lander vision ", Collier's magazine, October 18, 1952, Chesley Bonestell artist INFO: www.flickr.com/photos/mrdanbeaumont/16282304015/ Wernher von Braun: "Missile to Moon", documentary…
Skylab 2/Saturn 1b rocket and Skylab 1/Saturn 5 rocket with the space station, May 7, 1973
NASA 73-H-406, Kennedy Space Center, May 7, 1973: Deliberate double exposure of rockets, actually 11/2 miles apart, compares Skylab 1 and Skylab 2 space vehicles on their pads at the launch center. Skylab 1, at right on Pad 39a, is the modified Saturn 5 rocket scheduled to lift the nation's first space station into earth orbit on May 14. Skylab 2, left, on Pad 39b, will lift astronauts Charles Conrad, Jr., Dr. Joseph P. Kerwin, and Paul Weitz to their rendezvous and dock with the space…
Time Wasting Machine
supersonic-youth: “ A lunar module is processed inside the Operations and Checkout Building at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. ”
New graphics show exactly how Apollo 11 undertook its mammoth journey | Space and astronomy, Nasa space program, Apollo 11
Aug 9, 2019 - Incredible new graphics show in detail exactly how Apollo 11 would have functioned from its take off, how Mission Control in Texas monitored them and the crew spent 21 days in quarantine afterwards.
60 Years of Marshall Space Flight Center
On July 1, 1960, the technical and administrative core of the Army Ballistic Missile Agency became NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama.
Why does the ascent stage of Apollo 11's lunar module look like it's made of paper?
Here's an image (AS11-40-5922) from Apollo 11 that NASA describes as: View of the ascent stage from the northeast. Note the wrinkled surface of the RCS plume deflector and the warping of the rea...
Wernher von Braun, in time of Sputnik, November 18, 1957
Top U.S. space expert and the moon rocket model in 57. Collection of photos available on Google LIFE Magazine in 2008. Here is a picture from the session photo and there is one which has made the cover of November 18, 1957 in the Sputnik crisis. The RM-1 spacecraft to the left of Mr. Von Braun, is the model that was used in the Disney movie "Trip Around the Moon" in 1955. Dan Beaumont report. WIKIPEDIA: Wernher Magnus Maximilian, Freiherr von Braun (March 23, 1912 – June 16, 1977) was a…
Orion III Spaceplane 2001 A Space Odyssey by bagera3005 on DeviantArt
The Orion III space plane is one of the most iconic vehicles in sci-fi movie epic "2001: A Space Odyssey." In this photo essay, we'll look at the Orion ... Orion III Spaceplane 2001 A Space Odyssey