The APOLLO 1 Mission
Did you know...
The flight of Apollo 1 was to have been the shakedown flight of the Saturn 1B
and Apollo spacecraft, the first flight with man on board.
Click on the Mission
Achievements links above to find out more...
Do you know of the many inventions of the space program that were transferred to private industry where we can take advantage of their uses?
Quartz crystal watches
Studless snow tires
Life rafts that would not tip over
Scratch-proof eyeglass lenses
lightweight graphite composites in golf clubs, tennis rackets
and more medical technology than can be listed here...