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A celebration of the history of the manned space program, space exploration, and science. ***Disclaimer***This page is not associated with NASA. I'm just a fan of the space program.

Skylab 1 Saturn 5 rocket rolls around the VAB en route to pad with the Skylab orbiting laboratory April 16 1973 Apollo Space Program, Nasa Space Program, Cosmos, Programa Apollo, American Space, Apollo Missions, Nasa History, Space Race, Air Space

Skylab 1, Saturn 5 rocket (SA-513) rolls around the VAB en route to pad 39-A with the Skylab orbiting laboratory, April 16, 1973

KSC INFO: Skylab 1 was rolled out from the Vertical Assembly Building to Complex 39a approximately three miles away April 16, 1973. The Skylab mission, SL-1/SL-2, will begin with the launch of the unmanned Saturn V vehicle and payload consisting of the S-1C booster and S-2 second stage. Payload elements are the Workshop, Instrument Unit, ATM, Airlock Module and Multiple Docking Adapter. The Skylab/Saturn V will weigh 2,822,300 kilograms (6,222,000 pounds) at lift-off and stand 101,7 meters…

The Space Shuttle Discovery soars from Launch Pad Aug. Original from NASA. Digitally enhanced by rawpixel.

STS-85 (97pc1205KSC)

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. -- Blasting through the hazy late morning sky, the Space Shuttle Discovery soars from Launch Pad 39A at 10:41 a.m. EDT Aug. 7 on the 11-day STS-85 mission. Aboard Discovery are Commander Curtis L. Brown, Jr.; Pilot Kent V. Rominger, Payload Commander N. Jan Davis, Mission Specialist Robert L. Curbeam, Jr., Mission Specialist Stephen K. Robinson and Payload Specialist Bjarni V. Tryggvason, a Canadian Space Agency astronaut . The primary payload aboard the Space…

The Space Shuttle Atlantis crawls to the launch pad at Cape Canaveral, August (NASA) Nasa Space Program, Space Launch, Space Projects, Kennedy Space Center, Cape Canaveral, Space Planets, Launch Pad, Air Space, To Infinity And Beyond

STS-79 Rollout

The Space Shuttle Atlantis departs the Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB) with its destination, Launch Pad 39A, visible in the distance. The trip marked the second time Atlantis was rolled out to the pad for STS-79. The Shuttle was rolled back from Pad 39A in July due to the threat from Hurricane Bertha, and then stayed long enough to allow a swap out of its original solid rocket boosters with another set. Atlantis lifted off on Mission STS-79 on September 16, 1996. Image Number: 96PC-0995…

The Apollo-Soyuz Test Project (ASTP) Saturn launch vehicle thundered away from Kennedy Space Center’s Launch Complex on July at p. Aboard the Apollo Command Module were ASTP astronauts Thomas Stafford, Vance Brand and Donald Slayton. Apollo Space Program, Nasa Space Program, Hubble Space Telescope, Space And Astronomy, Programa Apollo, Space Launch, Nasa History, Kennedy Space Center, Launch Pad

NASA Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Launch Complex 39B

Apollo, Space Shuttle, and Beyond - NASA Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Launch Complex 39B, Prepares for Next Mission

The spacecraft and its Spacecraft Launch Adapter is mated to the S-IVB stage of its Saturn booster. was the official designation of the Apollo 1 mission. The Saturn rocket was,.

Exploring Space, For All Mankind

The AS-204 spacecraft and its Spacecraft Launch Adapter is mated to the S-IVB stage of its Saturn 1B booster. AS-204 was the official designation of the Apollo 1 mission. The Saturn 1B rocket was,...

Space Shuttle Apollo 11 Launch Tower - A view of the Apollo 11 Saturn V from the top of the launch at complex July (Source: NASA)

NASA's Kennedy Space Center on Twitter

“IMAGE 3: View of #Apollo11 Saturn V from the top of the launch tower. RT if you want this to be our next #KSCcoverPic”

Saturn V Launch Vehicle Flight Report Apollo 11 Mission Pages). The Saturn V Engine Powering Apollo into History (over 300 Pages). Apollo 11 Mission Operations Report Pages). Apollo Space Program, Nasa Space Program, Cosmos, Apollo 11, Apollo Nasa, Programa Apollo, Nasa History, Recorded History, Photo Print

5 reasons the Saturn V Rocket is most Impressive Engineered Vehicle Ever!

In recorded history, clearly mankind has not built a machine that measures up to the Saturn V rocket. From the scope of the design to the successful missions, to the resurgence of the design principles, the Saturn V rocket is the most impressive machine ever devised by human beings.

Space Frontier Scott Carpenter Mercury Aurora 7 launch NASA photo posted on SpaceFlight Insider Project Mercury, Nasa Space Program, Apollo Program, Nasa Photos, Nasa Missions, Nasa History, Nasa Astronauts, Space Race, Space Images

8x10 Print NASA Mercury Aurora MA-7 Rocket Launch 1962 #MA7

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Apollo 7 Launch (October Apollo the first manned lunar orbital mission, lifts off from Cape Kennedy Launch Complex 34 at A. Cosmos, Space Projects, Space Crafts, Space And Astronomy, Nasa Space, Apollo Spacecraft, Apollo Space Program, Nasa Photos, Apollo Missions

Apollo 7 Launch

(October 11, 1968) Apollo 7, the first manned lunar orbital mission, lifts off from Cape Kennedy Launch Complex 34 at 11:03 A.M., EDT. Image Number: KSC-68PC-182 Date: October 11, 1968

Space Shuttle Atlantis on Mobile Launch Platform, - Whirlpool Galaxy-Andromeda Galaxy-Black Holes

The Space Shuttle — Roland Miller Photography

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14 Things You Didn’t Know About the Saturn V Rocket

Not once were any cargo or crew lost during flight.