31 Dec
2016
The launch of SA-5 from LC-37 on January 29, 1964. (NASA)
24 Dec
2016
Part of the third panorama returned by Luna 13 on December 27, 1966.
23 Nov
2016
An oblique view of the crater Copernicus obtained by Lunar Orbiter 2 on November 23, 1966 which was dubbed "The Picture of the Century" by some in the press at the time. (NASA)
15 Nov
2016
James Lovell and Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin head up the gantry at LC-19 for the last launch of the Gemini Program. (NASA/KSC)
3 Nov
2016
Titan IIIC number 3C-11 shown on the pad at LC-40 before the launch of the MOL test flight with a Gemini B capsule. (NASA)
26 Oct
2016
Apollo CSM-008 shown inside of Chamber A at the Space Environment Simulation Laboratory for a series of thermal-vacuum tests in the second half of 1966. (NASA)
22 Oct
2016
A Soviet lunar map from 1968. (Nauka)
11 Oct
2016
The second Thor-Able 1 rocket being prepared to launch NASA's Pioneer 1 lunar orbiter. (NASA)
23 Sep
2016
A vies of Saturn 500F at Pad A at dawn on June 22, 1966. (NASA/KSC)
12 Sep
2016
The launch of Gemini 11 from LC-19 at Cape Kennedy on September 12, 1966 with the Saturn 500F facilities test rocket seen at LC-39A in the distance. (NASA)
25 Aug
2016
The launch of Apollo AS-202 from LC-34 at Cape Kennedy, FL on August 25, 1966. (NASA)
18 Aug
2016
A closeup of Luna 24 acquired in 2012 by NASA's LRO. The white specs in the image are probably fragments from the lander's thermal blankets blown across the lunar surface at lift off. Click on image to enlarge. (NASA/GSFC/Arizona State University)