Saturn V
Apollo 15

Saturn V | Apollo 15

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 15 mission. The launch window for the Human Exploration mission was on Mon Jul 26th 1971 9:34 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 15

Apollo 15 was the 9th manned mission in the Apollo program and 4th to land on the moon. It was a successful mission although controversial as the astronauts carried unauthorized postage stamps which they planned to sell. Commander David Scott, Lunar Module Pilot James Irwin and Command Module Pilot Alfred Worden were on board. The Mission lasted 12 days 7 hours, which included 1 cislunar EVA and 4 lunar surface EVA's. This was also the first mission the lunar rover was used.

Location

Launch Complex 39A, Kennedy Space Center, FL

Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

Rocket

Saturn V

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