Apollo-Saturn 201 Launch

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When: 26 February 1966

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Apollo/Saturn 201 was launched from Cape Canaveral's Launch Complex 34 at 11:12 a.m., February 26, 1966. The instrumented Apollo - command and service modules and a spacecraft LEM adapter - was successfully launched on the unmanned suborbital mission by the Saturn 1B to check spacecraft launch vehicle mechanical compatibility and to test the spacecraft heat shield in a high-velocity reentry mode.

Image #: S66-22930
Date: February 26, 1966


Owner: NASA on The Commons
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