Category: 1969

Inside the firing room at Cape Canaveral during an Apollo 12 launch test, October 29, 1969.

Apollo 9 astronaut Dave Scott in the open hatch of the Apollo 9 spacecraft on March 6, 1969.

Dave Scott in the open hatch of the Apollo 9 command module, March 6, 1969.

March 6, 1969 – Astronaut Rusty Schweickart on a spacewalk during the Apollo 9 earth-orbital mission. (Stellar Views)

February 12, 1969 – Apollo 11 astronaut Neil Armstrong trains at the Lunar Landing Research Facility at NASA Langley. (NASA)

The view from Apollo 11, July 16-24, 1969.


“And from the crew of Apollo 8, we close with good night, good luck, a Merry Christmas – and God bless all of you, all of you on the good Earth.”

—Apollo 8 astronaut Frank Borman, December 24, 1968

Jack Gaughan cover art for Dune Messiah by Frank Herbert, 1969.

Apollo 11, illustrated by Louis Glanzman, 1969.

Poster by Jack Kirby, issued by Marvelmania, 1969.