Saturn V | Apollo 15

Saturn V | Apollo 15

Launch Complex 39A
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA













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National Aeronautics and Space Administration

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration is an independent agency of the executive branch of the United States federal government responsible for the civilian space program, as well as aeronautics and aerospace research. NASA have many launch facilities but most are inactive. The most commonly used pad will be LC-39B at Kennedy Space Center in Florida.


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.

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Apollo Endeavour CSM-112

Serial CSM-112

Launch Crew Count 3

Status Single Use

Landing Time 1971-08-07T13:34:00+0000



David Scott


Nationality American

Date Of Birth 1932-06-06

Status Retired

Type Government

Alfred Worden

Command Module Pilot

Nationality American

Date Of Birth 1932-02-07

Deceased 2020-03-18

Status Deceased

Type Government

James Irwin

Lunar Module Pilot

Nationality American

Date Of Birth 1930-03-17

Deceased 1991-08-08

Status Deceased

Type Government

Saturn V

Height 110.60 Meters

Max Stages 3

Mass To GTO 0 kg

Liftoff Thrust 35100 kN

Diameter 10.10 Meters

Mass To LEO 140000 kg

Liftoff Mass 2970 Tonnes

Launch Success 12

Consecutive Success 11

Maiden Flight 1967-11-09

Launch Failures 1




The Apollo program was the third United States human spaceflight program carried out by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), which succeeded in landing the first humans on the Moon from 1969 to 1972.

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