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Setting the Stage for Apollo/Saturn, 1960–1966

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Abstract

The president’s challenge came at a time of tremendous change for the world, the nation, and the space program. NASA was still a relatively young agency, but it had already launched an American into space, and it was already at work on the next generation of spacecraft and launch vehicles, respectively called Apollo and Saturn, when the president made his first public push for a lunar landing program.

Keywords

Launch Vehicle Conformal Coating Firing Room Kennedy Space Apollo Program 
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© Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.GreensboroUSA

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