[amsat-bb] December 24, 1968

B J va6bmj at gmail.com
Sat Dec 24 16:34:45 PST 2011

Apollo 8 reaches the moon and makes 10 orbits, demonstrating that a lunar
landing might be feasible.  It was the first time that a crew flew further
than LEO and entered the gravitational field of another celestial body.


Bernhard VA6BMJ @ DO33FL

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