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Saturday, December 6, 2014

Launch of the new Orion rocket

The Saturn V was, of course, far more impressive and beautiful.  But the Orion is pretty cool. When  I was looking at the drawings depicting the various stages of the spacecraft,  that Apollo-shaped capsule brought back some deep memories.  I was 10 years old when Apollo 11 launched.  

A page from the scrapbook I made during the flight of Apollo 11. 

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1 comment:

  1. Sorry to be pedantic, but Orion is the capsule. The rocket is a Delta IV Heavy.


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