Mating Lunar Module 1 to Spacecraft Lunar Module Adapter in Manned Spacecraft Operations Building

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Title

Mating Lunar Module 1 to Spacecraft Lunar Module Adapter in Manned Spacecraft Operations Building

Alternative Title

Mating Lunar Module 1 to Spacecraft Lunar Module Adapter

Subject

John F. Kennedy Space Center
Kennedy Space Center
Merritt Island (Fla.)
National Aeronautics and Space Administration (U.S.)
NASA
Apollo Project (U.S.)
Project Apollo (U.S.)

Description

Lunar Module (LM) 1 (LM-1) was the first flight-ready version. It was test launched aboard a Saturn IB booster designated AS-204 with the mission known as Apollo 5. Apollo 5 was an unmanned test mission, which used the booster that was supposed to be used in the Apollo 1 mission. This photograph shows LM-1 being mated to Spacecraft Lunar Module (LM) Adapter 7 (SLA-7) in the Manned Spacecraft Operations Building (MSOB) (MSOB).

Source

Original black and white photographic print, November 10, 1967: Space Walk of Fame Collection.

Date Created

1967-11-10

Contributor

Is Format Of

Digital reproduction of original black and white photographic print, November 10, 1967.

Is Part Of

Florida Space Coast History Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.

Format

image/jpg

Extent

159 KB

Medium

1 black and white photographic print

Type

Still Image

Coverage

John F. Kennedy Space Center, Merritt Island, Florida

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher
Civics/Government Teacher

Rights Holder

Copyright to this resource is held by Florida Space Coast History Project and is provided here by RICHES of Central Florida for educational purposes only.

Curator

Michlowitz, Robert
Cepero, Laura

Digital Collection

External Reference

"Historic Spaceport Building Named for Neil Armstrong | NASA." 2015. National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Accessed September 25. http://www.nasa.gov/content/historic-spaceport-building-named-for-neil-armstrong.
"NASA - NSSDC - Spacecraft - Details." 2015. National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Accessed September 25. http://nssdc.gsfc.nasa.gov/nmc/spacecraftDisplay.do?id=1968-007A.

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Original Format

1 black and white photographic print

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