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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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Space History 1981-04-12 – First Space Shuttle Mission STS-1

April 12, 1981 – The Beginning of an Era. The first manned mission of the Space Transportation System (STS-1) COLUMBIA is launched from Pad 39A at Kennedy Space Center. The successful launch thrilled millions, and it was the first time … Continue reading

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Space History 1970-04-11 – Launch of Apollo 13, and Overcoming Overwhelm

April 11, 1970 – Apollo 13 is launched from Kennedy Space Center with the crew of  James A. Lovell, Jr. (CDR), John L. Swigert, Jr. (CMP) and Fred W. Haise, Jr. (LMP). The Moon landing mission was aborted during trans-lunar cruise … Continue reading

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Space History 1965-03-18 – 1st Spacewalk and Near-Death Experience

March 18, 1965 –  Cosmonaut Alexei Leonov – First Spacewalk, Voskhod 2 flight Looking back on history we have the perspective of knowing how the Space Race all turned out. We know that the U.S. won the race to the … 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 – Apollo VII and Space Mutiny

Space History – Apollo VII and Space Mutiny 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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Space History – So You’ve Got A Bad Boss

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

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Why “Space Race Leadership” Makes Success Easy

Secret to Success: Why “Space Race Leadership” Makes Success Easy Continue reading

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