October 11, 1968 – Apollo 7 blasts off from Launch Complex 34 at…

October 11, 1968 – Apollo 7 blasts off from Launch Complex 34 at Cape Canaveral, carrying Wally Schirra, Donn Eisele, and Walter Cunningham on a mission to qualify the spacecraft for the half-million-mile round trip to the Moon.

(Apollo Archive)