Amazing Facts You Didn’t Know About The Apollo Space Missions

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The Apollo Program was NASA’s attempt to send people to the moon. From 1963 until 1972, six missions successfully landed there while several others were used for tests and pictures alone. Check out amazing facts you didn’t know about the Apollo space missions.

Safety First


Have you ever wondered about the rockets that launch spaceships into outer space? Apollo’s Saturn rockets had enough fuel to throw 100-pound shrapnel up to three miles! In order to keep everyone safe, NASA seated the VIP spectators three and a half miles from the launch pad.

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