Apollo and the Moon

Apollo 7

Apollo 7 was the first manned test, which took place in Earth orbit. The test took place on 4th April 1968.

This was the fifth Saturn B1.

The mission succesfully tested many of the hardware systems.

CrewMission CommanderWalter Schirra
 Command Module PilotDonn Eisele
 Lunar Module PilotWalter Cunningham

Apollo 8