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Space History | 1961-05-25 | Kennedy’s Vision: The Moon

May 25, 1961 – Washington, D.C. –  In a speech to a joint session of Congress, John F. Kennedy outlines his vision for American Human Spaceflight, and gives us a goal – that before this decade is out, to land … Continue reading

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Over 10,000 hits on SpaceRaceLeadership Blog… Thanks!

10,000+ Hits! In just over a year we’ve had 10,000 hits. Readers have come looking for Leadership Lessons from the Space Race and for Space Race History. We also have  great space photos (including pads at Kennedy Space Center as … Continue reading

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Space History – Splashdown in the Wrong Ocean

March 17, 1966 – Gemini 8, First Docking in space; first splashdown in the wrong ocean I’ve collected several envelopes that commemorate the splash-down of the historic Gemini 8 mission. Collectors of space memorabilia call them “Recovery Covers” because they … Continue reading

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Texas Man Buys NASA’s Kennedy Space Center

As crazy as that headline looks, we may be reading something like it soon after the Shuttle Program ends. The facilities may not be for sale, but just this week I saw that NASA’s Kennedy Space Center facilities may become … Continue reading

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Space History – Abandon In Place – Apollo 1

January 27, 1967 Cape Canaveral Florida, Launch Complex 34 – The Apollo 1 Fire The plan was to land a man on the moon and return him safely to the Earth before the sixties ended – and we were well … Continue reading

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Space History – Ares I-X Launch Anniversary

Space History – Ares I-X Launch Anniversary Continue reading

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Space History – SpaceShipOne Wins the $10M X-Prize

Space History – SpaceShipOne Wins the $10M X-Prize Continue reading

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Space History – SpaceShipOne and the X-Prize

Space History – SpaceShipOne and the X-Prize Continue reading

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NASA Quiz 005 Answer – Ares I Payload

NASA Quiz 005 Answer – Ares I Payload Continue reading

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Space History – So You’ve Got A Bad Boss

Space History – So You’ve Got A Bad Boss Continue reading

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