Category: 1969

January 13, 1969 – The Apollo 10 lunar module …

January 13, 1969 – The Apollo 10 lunar module is moved into position to be mated with the “Spacecraft Lunar Module Adapter” at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

(NASA)

January 13, 1969 – The Apollo 10 lunar module …

January 13, 1969 – The Apollo 10 lunar module is moved into position to be mated with the “Spacecraft Lunar Module Adapter” at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

(NASA)

Star Trek comic book #4, Gold Key, June 1969.

Star Trek comic book #4, Gold Key, June 1969.

December 16, 1969 – The Apollo 13 rocket…

December 16, 1969 – The Apollo 13 rocket rolls out at Cape Canaveral, .

(Apollo Archive)

The Apollo 13 rocket atop the mobile launcher …

The Apollo 13 rocket atop the mobile launcher at Cape Canaveral, December 15, 1969.

(Apollo Archive)

Earth rises over the Moon’s horizon, July 1969…

Earth rises over the Moon’s horizon, July 1969, seen during the Apollo 11 mission.

A B-52 roars through the sky above an experime…

A B-52 roars through the sky above an experimental NASA HL-10 lifting body on the lakebed at Dryden Flight Research Center, California, 1969. That’s test pilot Bill Dana on the right.

Anaglyph stereo view of Apollo 12 astronaut Pe…

Anaglyph stereo view of Apollo 12 astronaut Pete Conrad on the Moon near the rim of the Surveyor Crater, November 20, 1969, courtesy of Ulrich Lotzmann/NASA.

Apollo 12 astronaut Alan Bean on the Moon, 20 …

Apollo 12 astronaut Alan Bean on the Moon, 20 November 1969. (NASA)

TODAY IN HISTORY: Apollo 12 astronauts Alan Be…

TODAY IN HISTORY: Apollo 12 astronauts Alan Bean and Pete Conrad on the Moon, November 20, 1969. Conrad, taking the photo, is reflected in Bean’s visor.

(NASA)