Apollo 7 'The NASA Mission Reports'
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October 1968 and the United States manned space program was about to be reborn. An entirely new space vehicle awaited its pilots at Pad 34. After 21 months the three-man Apollo space capsule had undergone a transformation. Over 1300 modifications had been made to the spacecraft following the tragic fire which had claimed the lives of the Apollo 1 crew. Now the three men who had lost their friends on that ill-fated mission were faced with the task of flying an all-new space vehicle. It was to be the first manned flight of America's lunar spacecraft and it was to the be first manned launch of Wernher von Braun's giant Saturn IB rocket. The prestigious task of commanding the first Apollo mission was given to CaptainWalter M. Schirra, a veteran of America's Gemini and
Features and Reviews: . . . makes an interesting read. ?The accompanying CD-ROM contains some superb animations and images . . .? -
Bonus CD-ROM Included!