The Apollo Legacy

The Apollo program paved the way for space travel and exploration as we know it, but the legacy that the Apollo program left behind is somehow greater than getting men to the moon. Apollo 1 – 10 Apollo 1 – Planned for 21st Febraury 1967, Apollo 1 never launched. On 27th January 1967, a fire […]

Apollo 13: Houston, we have a problem

The immortal words that have so often been repeated – these were the words came from the Apollo 13 spacecraft¬†and nearly spelt disaster for the three crew members,¬†John Swigert, Fred Haise and James Lovell. There were problems for the Apollo 13 mission before it even launched though. With Apollo 11 landing on the moon, the […]