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Apollo Program

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Apollo Program
United States spaceflight effort which landed the first humans on Earth's Moon
During when was the Apollo Program conceived.
Eisenhower administration
Who set the goal of landing a man on the moon at the end of the decade
John F. Kennedy
Who was the United States in a race with
Soviet Union
At the end of the Apollo Program how many men had walked on the moon
12
Two major set backs during the Apollo Program
Apollo 1 launch pad fire that killed three astronauts; and an oxygen tank rupture during the 1970 Apollo 13 flight
What field of technology did the program advance in
rocketry and manned spaceflight
When did the Apollo Program start
1960s
Who named the Apollo Program
Abe Silverstein
Lunar Orbit Rendezvous
One Saturn V would launch a spacecraft that was composed of modular parts