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The Making Of Apollo's Command Module: 2 Engineers Recall Tragedy And Triumph

The Making Of Apollo's Command Module: 2 Engineers Recall Tragedy And Triumph

NPR - Jacob Margolis

Look at a picture of the Apollo 11 launch and you'll probably notice the rocket's pointed tip and the fire coming from the five giant engines in the first stage of the 36-story-tall Saturn V rocket. What you might miss is arguably the most important part of the entire thing: the command module. It's …

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