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Unformatted text preview: Moon landing missions, manned and unmanned Competition between the Russians and Americans to get there first Apollo 11 (July 1969, Armstong took historic first step), 12, 14, 15, 17 (United States)/ Apollo 13 failed mission (explosion of O 2 tank) teams of three; two went to surface of moon (command module pilot [stays w/spacecraft] Kennedy's goal to land a man on the moon safely (A11) Luna 1 (Russia, 1959) - first spacecraft to escape the Earth Page 1 of 1...
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This note was uploaded on 10/19/2008 for the course GEO 21 taught by Professor Repka during the Spring '08 term at Saddleback.
- Spring '08