Saturn V | Apollo 9

National Aeronautics and Space Administration launch of a Saturn V Rocket


National Aeronautics and Space Administration was scheduled to launch a Saturn V rocket as part of the Apollo 9 mission. The launch window for the Human Exploration mission was on Mon Mar 3rd 1969 11:00 AM from Launch Complex 39A, Kennedy Space Center, FL. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Saturn V and experience the excitement for yourself.


Mission

Apollo 9

Apollo 9 was commanded by James McDivitt, Command Module Pilot Dave Scott and Lunar Module Pilot Rusty Schweickart. The mission tested the LM engines, backpack life support systems, navigation systems, and docking maneuvers.

Location

Launch Complex 39A, Kennedy Space Center, FL

Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA
SpaceX
National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Rocket

Saturn V

National Aeronautics and Space Administration
McDonnell Douglas
Rockwell International
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