Tag Archives: Project Apollo

Happy 60th Birthday NASA!

Images credit: NASA. The National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics (NACA) began its life on March 3, 1915. Its logo; a circular seal depicting the Wright Brothers fist flight at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina. Eventually that evolved into the familiar yellow … Continue reading

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WHO’S THE FASTEST OF THE FAST

Image Credit & Copyright: NASA of Apollo 7 from C-135 ALOTS aircraft.  All related links below! Spacecraft are FAST!  It takes a speed of 17,500 mph (28,163 km/h) and tons of fuel just to get into low earth orbit (LEO).  … Continue reading

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