IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY- CHRISTMAS DAY 1968 APOLLO 8 STARTS JOURNEY BACK HOME TO EARTH

  It was fifty years ago today- at 1:10 AM Eastern time- Christmas Day- Wednesday December 25th, 1968 after orbiting the Moon ten times Apollo 8 ignited its engines to […]

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IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY- TUESDAY DECEMBER 24, 1968- APOLLO 8 SEE THE FAR SIDE OF THE MOON AND MAKE AN HISTORICAL TELEVISION BROADCAST/ VIDEO

  It was fifty years ago today- Christmas Eve- December 24, 1968- Apollo 8 on their voyage to the moon had a memorable day. Astronauts Frank Borman, Jim Lovell and […]

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IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY- SATURDAY DECEMBER 21, 1968- APOLLO 8 BLASTS OFF AND BECOME THE FIRST MANNED SPACE VEHICLE TO BREAK OUT OF EARTH’S ORBIT / VIDEO OF LAUNCH

It was fifty years ago today- Saturday December 21, 1968- to boldly go where no men have gone before. Apollo 8 lifted off at 7:51 AM. The three astronauts Frank […]

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