William Colburn – Destroy Saturn V! and other Apollo Topics

NASA Ames 2015 Summer Series. NASA’s Apollo program consisted of iconic missions that ushered in the Space Age. Apollo brought us to the moon, irreversibly proving our ability to leave our home planet Earth for another destination in our solar system.

It was a momentous program, requiring massive technology, logistical and engineering developments to achieve mission success. William Colburn describes the challenging design constraints from his work for the Saturn V rocket and the Apollo program.

Post time: 12-26-2016