This week on Liftoff, we resume our coverage of the Apollo missions, honoring their 50th anniversaries. This time, it’s Apollo 9:
In March 1969, Jim McDivitt, Dave Scott and Rusty Schweickart were the first astronauts to fly the Lunar Module, proving that this vital spacecraft was ready to take a crew to the moon — and help bring them home.
I really love doing this series. If you haven’t heard them, here are the past episodes. There’s still plenty of time to catch up:
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