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Two tragedies block the race in space

  • Umberto Cavallaro
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Abstract

With the last mission of the Gemini program successfully completed, NASA could now concentrate all of its efforts towards President John F. Kennedy’s goal of landing a man on the Moon before the end of the decade. George Mueller, brought in to facilitate concurrent development of the many needed systems, had begun to introduce radical management changes.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Umberto Cavallaro
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  1. 1.Italian Astrophilately SocietyVillarbasseItaly

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