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Wernher and Magnus von Braun in Reutte, Tirol

Wernher and Magnus von Braun in Reutte, Tirol

Deutsch: Anfang Mai hatten sich die deutschen Raketenexperten den US-Streitkräften gestellt. vlnr: Magnus von Braun, US-Obergefreiter Frederick P. Schneikart und Wernher von Braun in Reutte, Tirol.

HISTORIC VIEW OF GERMAN ROCKET SOCIETY VETERAN KURT HEINISCH IN CONTROL ROOM AT TEST STAND NO. 1, PEENEMUENDE. - Marshall Space Flight Center, Redstone Rocket (Missile) Test HAER ALA,45-HUVI.V,7A-32
VIEW OF THE REDSTONE ROCKET TEST STAND LOOKING WEST. - Marshall Space Flight Center, Redstone Rocket (Missile) Test Stand, Dodd Road, Huntsville, Madison County, AL HAER ALA,45-HUVI.V,7A-3
V2 rocket launch site 1944 - US Army Signal Corps 7

V2 rocket launch site 1944 - US Army Signal Corps 7

V2 rocket launch site in construction in Brix-Sottevast (1944)

Bumper 8 team KSC-00PP-0972

Bumper 8 team KSC-00PP-0972

A 50th Anniversary Ceremony was held today in honor of the first rocket launch, called Bumper 8, from Pad 3 at Cape Canaveral on July 24, 1950. Members of the original Bumper 8 team reconvene at the ceremony wi... More

Dr. von Braun's Bust

Dr. von Braun's Bust

In a ceremony honoring Dr. Wernher von Braun, who served as Marshall Space Flight Center Director from 1960 to 1970, Marshall officials renamed the 4200 Building Complex as the Wernher von Braun Office Complex... More

Pioneer 4 von Braun inspection

Pioneer 4 von Braun inspection

The Pioneer 4 probe is inspected by (left to right) Dr. Wernher von Braun, payload engineer John Casani and Dr. James Van Allen. Polski: von Braun dokonuje inspekcji sondy Pioneer 4

Letzte Untersuchung

Letzte Untersuchung

maintenance confirmation at a machine from 1945 Deutsch: Wartungsnachweis einer Maschine aus dem Jahr 1945

Patent drawing - US2579323-0 - . Public domain  image

Patent drawing - US2579323-0 - . Public domain image

Patent US2579323: "Rocket projectile" of Gregory J. Kessenich

Early Rockets: The Atlas Mercury, Redstone Mercury; and Saturn C-1.

Early Rockets: The Atlas Mercury, Redstone Mercury; and Saturn C-1.

Photographed are models of early rocketry: The Atlas Mercury, Redstone Mercury; and Saturn C-1.

Redstone Propellent and Hydrogen Peroxide Flow

Redstone Propellent and Hydrogen Peroxide Flow

Français : Redstone Propellent and Hydrogen Peroxide Flow

Redstone-jupiterc-mercuryredstone-compared

Redstone-jupiterc-mercuryredstone-compared

A comparison illustration of the Redstone ballistic missile and the Jupiter-C and Mercury-Redstone launch vehicles. The Redstone was a high-accuracy, liquid-fueled, tactical ballistic missile. The Jupiter-C wa... More

Banc-d'essais-numero-1-à-Peenemünde

Banc-d'essais-numero-1-à-Peenemünde

Français : banc d'essais n° 1 pour V2 à Peenemunde, Allemagne - version recadrée et nettoyée English: HISTORIC VIEW OF TEST STAND NO. 1 AT PEENEMUENDE A-4 ENGINE AND ROCKET PROPULSION TEST STAND - cropped version

Dr. Wernher von Braun and Saturn IB

Dr. Wernher von Braun and Saturn IB

Deutsch: Dr. Wernher von Braun und Saturn IBEnglish: Wernher von Braun and Saturn IB on Launch Pad - Dr. Wernher von Braun stands in front of a Saturn IB launch vehicle at Kennedy Space Flight Center. Dr. von... More

Von Braun Brewer Sparkman

Von Braun Brewer Sparkman

In 1970 Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC) Director Dr. Wernher von Braun (right) was reassigned to NASA Headquarters to serve as Deputy Associate Administrator for Plarning. Prior to his transfer, Dr. von Br... More

Von Braun Ford Mahon

Von Braun Ford Mahon

Two US Congressmen, accompanied by NASA Administrator James E. Webb, visited the Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC) April 28, 1964, for a briefing on the Saturn program and a tour of the facilities. They are ... More

Explorer 1 people

Explorer 1 people

The creators of Explorer 1 holding a model of it on the press conference at launch day (or the day before), February 1, 1958 (or January 31, 1958). Starting from left side: Ph.D. William Pickering, Ph.D. James... More

Redstone 08 (high resolution)

Redstone 08 (high resolution)

Army troops prepare a Redstone missile. Like the V-2 it was based on, Redstone was relatively mobile. The image depicts Redstone missile being erected. The Redstone ballistic missile was a high-accuracy, liqui... More

Test Stand and Rocket Evolution - Marshall Space Flight Center, Redstone Rocket (Missile) Test Stand, Dodd Road, Huntsville, Madison County, AL HAER ALA,45-HUVI.V,7A- (sheet 6 of 7)
Saturn 500F Rollout Attendees - GPN-2000-000616

Saturn 500F Rollout Attendees - GPN-2000-000616

Dr. Werner Von Braun and Dr. Kurt Debus, Director of the Kennedy Space Center attending the Saturn 500F, rollout from the Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB). The Saturn 500F, after testing the VAB stacking operat... More

Pioneer 4 von Braun on telephone

Pioneer 4 von Braun on telephone

Much of Dr. Von Braun's time was divided between his space-related work in Huntsville and his space-related trips to the launch site in Florida. Dr. von Braun is on the telephone here at Cape Canaveral, Florid... More

Von Braun consultant to Disney

Von Braun consultant to Disney

In addition to appearing on television programs produced by Walt Disney, Dr. Von Braun served as a consultant to help design models for the Disney specials.

Schmidlap multistage rocket

Schmidlap multistage rocket

Diagram of multi-staged rocket by Johann Schmidlap. reproduced in Doru Todericiu, Raketentechnik im 16. Jahrhundert, Technikgeschichte 34.2 (1967), 97–114 (p. 112) [online copy at epizodsspace.no-ip.org/bibl/i... More

Official Flag Raising at MTO (97-031)

Official Flag Raising at MTO (97-031)

Government officials officially raise the American flag for the first time in front of the Rouchon House in 1962 at the Mississippi Test Operations, denoting NASA's presence in South Mississippi. Pictured, fro... More

Ruimtevaartcongres Amsterdam VU Werner Von Braun speaking aangetast, Bestanddeelnr 909-8094

Ruimtevaartcongres Amsterdam VU Werner Von Braun speaking aangetast, B...

Nederlands: Collectie / Archief : Fotocollectie Anefo Reportage / Serie : [ onbekend ] Beschrijving : Ruimtevaartcongres Amsterdam V.U. Werner Von Braun speaking / aangetast Datum : 30 augustus 1958 Locatie : ... More

60-Volt Regulated Power Supply

60-Volt Regulated Power Supply

60-Volt Regulated Power Supply

PGM-11 Redstone RS-01 7

PGM-11 Redstone RS-01 7

PGM-11 Redstone RS-01

DETAIL VIEW IN THE FLAME TRENCH LOOKING NORTH, FLAME DEFLECTOR IN THE FOREGROUND, WATER PIPES AND VALVE ASSEMBLIES ON THE FOREGROUND. - Marshall Space Flight Center, Redstone HAER ALA,45-HUVI.V,7A-8
Raketmotor van V2 gevonden in Europoort, Bestanddeelnr 916-6451

Raketmotor van V2 gevonden in Europoort, Bestanddeelnr 916-6451

Nederlands: Collectie / Archief : Fotocollectie Anefo Reportage / Serie : [ onbekend ] Beschrijving : Raketmotor van V2 gevonden in Europoort Datum : 15 juli 1964 Locatie : Europoort Trefwoorden : motoren, opg... More

Apollo 11 mission officials relax after Apollo 11 liftoff - GPN-2002-000026

Apollo 11 mission officials relax after Apollo 11 liftoff - GPN-2002-0...

Apollo 11 mission officials relax in the Launch Control Center following the successful Apollo 11 liftoff on July 16, 1969. From left to right are: Charles W. Mathews, Deputy Associate Administrator for Manne... More

V-2 upper atmosphere studies Spac0026

V-2 upper atmosphere studies Spac0026

A V-2 missile on carrier being readied for launch - these missiles were used for early upper atmosphere studies.

Bumper WAC - GPN-2003-00062

Bumper WAC - GPN-2003-00062

On February 24, 1949 a high altitude test vehicle called BumperWAC launched from White Sands Proving Ground. It reached arecord altitude of two hundred and fifty miles- the "firstrecorded man-made object to re... More

Instrumentation and Control Tanks c. 1959 - Marshall Space Flight Center, Redstone Rocket (Missile) Test Stand, Dodd Road, Huntsville, Madison County, AL HAER ALA,45-HUVI.V,7A- (sheet 7 of 7)
PGM-11 Redstone RS-1002

PGM-11 Redstone RS-1002

Redstone missile RS (denoting built by Redstone Arsenal)-1002 on the launch pad at Cape Canaveral, Florida, on May 16, 1958. Redstone missile CC-1002 was the first Block I Tactical System missile and the first... More

Raketmoter van V2 gevonden in Europoort, Bestanddeelnr 916-6454

Raketmoter van V2 gevonden in Europoort, Bestanddeelnr 916-6454

Nederlands: Collectie / Archief : Fotocollectie Anefo Reportage / Serie : [ onbekend ] Beschrijving : Raketmoter van V2 gevonden in Europoort Datum : 15 juli 1964 Locatie : Europoort Trefwoorden : motoren, opg... More

Wallacenasa

Wallacenasa

Alabama governor George Wallace (left), NASA Administrator James E. Webb and Marshall Space Flight Center Director Wernher von Braun during a tour of MSFC on June 8, 1965. Governor Wallace and Dr. Webb were at ... More

Ruimtevaartcongres Amsterdam VU Werner Von Braun + Sedov) aangetast, Bestanddeelnr 909-8098

Ruimtevaartcongres Amsterdam VU Werner Von Braun + Sedov) aangetast, B...

Nederlands: Collectie / Archief : Fotocollectie Anefo Reportage / Serie : [ onbekend ] Beschrijving : Ruimtevaartcongres Amsterdam V.U. Werner Von Braun + Sedov) / aangetast Datum : 30 augustus 1958 Locatie : ... More

First photograph of Earth from space 24 October 1946

First photograph of Earth from space 24 October 1946

First photograph of Earth from space, taken 24 October 1946 by V-2 rocket from altitude of 105 kilometres (65 mi). Credit: White Sands Missile Range / Applied Physics Laboratory

Bumper

Bumper

On February 24, 1949 a high altitude test vehicle called Bumper WAC launched from White Sands Proving Ground. It reached a record altitude of two hundred and fifty miles- the "first recorded man-made object to... More

Redstone in Grand Central Station July 7 1957

Redstone in Grand Central Station July 7 1957

Redstone Missle on display in Grand Central Station July 7 1957

DETAIL VIEW OF THE EXTERIOR, EAST ELEVATION, OF THE INSTRUMENTATION AND CONTROL TANKS LOOKING SOUTHWEST. - Marshall Space Flight Center, Redstone Rocket (Missile) Test Stand, HAER ALA,45-HUVI.V,7A-11
Wernher von Braun with Apollo 11 (6901060)

Wernher von Braun with Apollo 11 (6901060)

Dr. von Braun pauses in front of the Saturn V vehicle being readied for the historic Apollo 11 lunar landing mission at the Kennedy Space Center (KSC). The Saturn V vehicle was developed by the Marshall Space ... More

Explorer I 02

Explorer I 02

EXPLORER I briefing Shown with a model of the Jupiter-C rocket Explorer 1 satellite are seated: Dr. Eberhard Rees, General Edmond O'Connor, and Dr. Wernher Von Braun. Standing to Dr. Von Braun's right is Dr. E... More

Orbital Trajectories Presentation - GPN-2003-00105

Orbital Trajectories Presentation - GPN-2003-00105

On June 28, 1958, Charles Lundquist (right) gave a presentation on orbital trajectories at the Army Ballestic Missile Agency in Huntsville, Alabama to Hermann Oberth (left) and Wernher Von Braun (center). Von ... More

V2 rocket launch site 1944 - US Army Signal Corps 3

V2 rocket launch site 1944 - US Army Signal Corps 3

V2 rocket launch site in construction in Brix-Sottevast (1944)

Redstone Pneumatic System

Redstone Pneumatic System

Redstone Pneumatic System Français : Système pneumatique du moteur-fusée

Wernher von Braun with a model of a V2 rocket 9401908

Wernher von Braun with a model of a V2 rocket 9401908

Dr. von Braun with a model of a V2 rocket.

HISTORIC CLOSE-UP VIEW OF THE REDSTONE ROCKET IN THE TEST STAND, WITH THE TAIL SECTION REMOVED, REVEALING THE ROCKET ENGINE WITH SOME OF THE TESTING SENSORS ATTACHED. - HAER ALA,45-HUVI.V,7A-48
James Webb Presents Group Achievement Award to KSC - GPN-2002-000082

James Webb Presents Group Achievement Award to KSC - GPN-2002-000082

NASA Administrator James E. Webb presents the Group Achievement Award to Kennedy Space Center Director Dr. Kurt Debus, for Kennedy Space Center's role in the successful launch of the Saturn I rocket.

Wernher von Braun with the Mercury 7 Astronauts - 9611674

Wernher von Braun with the Mercury 7 Astronauts - 9611674

In this photo, Dr. Wernher von Braun, Director of the U.S. Army Ballistic Missile Agency's (ABMA) Development Operations Division, is shown briefing the seven original Mercury astronauts in ABMA's Fabrication ... More

Officials of the Army Ballistic Missile Agency (16316242630)

Officials of the Army Ballistic Missile Agency (16316242630)

Hermann Oberth (forefront) with officials of the Army Ballistic Missile Agency at Huntsville, Alabama in 1956. Left to right around Oberth: 1) Dr. Ernst Stuhlinger (seated). 2) Major General H.N. Toftoy, Comman... More

HISTORIC VIEW OF TEST STAND NO. 1 AT PEENEMUENDE A-4 ENGINE AND ROCKET PROPULSION TEST STAND. - Marshall Space Flight Center, Redstone Rocket (Missile) Test Stand, Dodd Road, HAER ALA,45-HUVI.V,7A-31
Walt Disney and Dr. Wernher von Braun - GPN-2000-000060

Walt Disney and Dr. Wernher von Braun - GPN-2000-000060

Walt Disney, left, and Wernher von Braun, right. Dr. Werhner von Braun, then Chief, Guided Missile Development Operation Division at Army Ballistic Missile Agency (ABMA) in Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, was visit... More

HISTORIC VIEW LOOKING SOUTH FROM THE FLAME TRENCH AT THE TEST STAND AND LOOKING INTO THE FLAME DEFLECTOR. - Marshall Space Flight Center, Redstone Rocket (Missile) Test Stand, HAER ALA,45-HUVI.V,7A-41
Early Rockets: The Atlas Mercury, Atlas Centaur, and Atlas Agena.

Early Rockets: The Atlas Mercury, Atlas Centaur, and Atlas Agena.

Photographed are models of early rocketry: The Atlas Mercury, Atlas Centaur, and Atlas Agena.

First photo from space

First photo from space

Беларуская: Першыя фатаграфіі, зробленыя з космасу, былі зробленыя 24 кастрычніка 1946 года на субарбітальнай амерыканскай ракеце V-2 (рэйс № 13) на ракетным палігоне Уайт-Сэндс. Фотаздымкі рабіліся кожныя паў... More

V2 rocket launch site 1944 - US Army Signal Corps 6

V2 rocket launch site 1944 - US Army Signal Corps 6

V2 rocket launch site in construction in Brix-Sottevast (1944)

Mittelwerk factory entrance

Mittelwerk factory entrance

Camouflaged entry of the Mittelwerk factory entrance (after liberation)

V-2 rocket diagram (with persian labels)

V-2 rocket diagram (with persian labels)

Schematic diagram of a V-2 rocket design. Based on Image:V-2.png, but with most of its engine data from http://www.v2rocket.com/start/makeup/motor.html.

Dr. Wernher von Braun and Astronaut Cooper - GPN-2000-000038

Dr. Wernher von Braun and Astronaut Cooper - GPN-2000-000038

Dr. Wernher von Braun and Astronaut L. Gordon Cooper in the blockhouse during the recovery operation of MR-3 (Freedom 7) mission on May 5, 1961. The MR-3 mission, a 15-1/2 minutes sub-orbital test flight, put ... More

Von Braun Eisenhower

Von Braun Eisenhower

Dr. von Braun briefs President Eisenhower at the front of the S1 Stage (first Stage) of the Saturn 1 vehicle at the Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC) on September 8, 1960. The President's visit was to dedicat... More

Project Paperclip Team at Fort Bliss crop

Project Paperclip Team at Fort Bliss crop

Group of 104 German rocket scientists in 1946, including Wernher von Braun[1] and Arthur Rudolph. The group had been subdivided into two sections: a smaller one at White Sands Proving Grounds for test launche... More

V2 rocket launch site 1944 - US Army Signal Corps 2

V2 rocket launch site 1944 - US Army Signal Corps 2

V2 rocket launch site in construction in Brix-Sottevast (1944)

NAA Rocketdyne 75-110 A-7 on Mercury-Redstone (2)

NAA Rocketdyne 75-110 A-7 on Mercury-Redstone (2)

The A-7 Engine of a Mercury-Redstone.

Redstone missile test firing at Redstone Test Stand, early 1950s (9306763)

Redstone missile test firing at Redstone Test Stand, early 1950s (9306...

A Redstone short-range ballistic missile of the U.S. Army being test-fired at the Redstone Test Stand in the early 1950s.

V-weapons in Mittelwerk 06
Wernher von Braun 1960

Wernher von Braun 1960

Dr. Wernher von Braun served as Marshall Space Flight Center's first director from July 1, 1960 until January 27, 1970, when he was appointed NASA Deputy Associate Administrator for Planning. Following World W... More

Von Braun Mueller Rees SA 6

Von Braun Mueller Rees SA 6

This photograph depicts an intense moment during the SA-6 launch at the Firing Room. Dr. von Braun, Director of the Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC) is at center; to his left is Dr. George Mueller, Associat... More

Von Braun Waggoner

Von Braun Waggoner

The members of the House Committee on Science and Astronautics visited the Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC) on March 9, 1962 to gather firsthand information of the nation’s space exploration program. The co... More

Pioneer 4 von Braun at control center

Pioneer 4 von Braun at control center

Dr. von Braun at the launch control room during the Pioneer 4 launch Polski: dr von Braun w centrum kontroli lotu podczas startu Pioneera 4

Early Rockets - model, NASA Mercury project

Early Rockets - model, NASA Mercury project

Photographed is a model of early rocketry, the Atlas Mercury. Public domain photograph of NASA rocket launch, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

PGM-11 Redstone RS-01 3

PGM-11 Redstone RS-01 3

Français : PGM-11 Redstone RS-01

PGM-11 Redstone RS-01 8

PGM-11 Redstone RS-01 8

PGM-11 Redstone RS-01

Mittelbau Dora

Mittelbau Dora

US Airman inspecting V-1 factory. The Mittelwerk occupied large tunnels underneath a mountain near Nordhausen in the Harz Mountains in central Germany.

Dr.Wernher von Braun Signs Autographs - GPN-2000-000538

Dr.Wernher von Braun Signs Autographs - GPN-2000-000538

Dr. Wernher von Braun greets an enthusiastic crowd at the Gulf South State Fair in Picayune, Mississippi in October 1963. During his visit, von Braun also spoke to NASA and Corps of Engineers employees and met... More

Wernher von Braun crop

Wernher von Braun crop

Deutsch: Wernher von Braun wurde am 1. Juli 1960 Direktor des „NASA Marshall Space Flight Center“ English: Dr. von Braun became Director of the NASA Marshall Space Flight Center on 1 May, 1964. Français : L... More

Von Braun Roudebush

Von Braun Roudebush

The members of the House Committee on Science and Astronautics visited the Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC) on March 9, 1962 to gather firsthand information of the nation’s space exploration program. The co... More

Von Braun Citizenship

Von Braun Citizenship

Dr. Wernher von Braun and Dr. Ernst Stuhlinger Sign Citizenship Certificates - The members of the Peenemuende team and their family members were awarded the United States citizenship on April 14, 1955. Picture... More

Von Braun and Stuhlinger discuss Disney special

Von Braun and Stuhlinger discuss Disney special

In this photo, taken at the Walt Disney Studios in California, Dr. Wernher von Braun and Dr. Ernst Stuhlinger are shown discussing the concepts of nuclear-electric spaceships designed to undertake the missi... More

MSFC rocket park

MSFC rocket park

Per our photographer, the clouds were dramatic over Huntsville this day, so he did some images in HDR -- with gorgeous results. This view shows "Rocket Park" at Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala.... More

Project Paperclip Team at Fort Bliss

Project Paperclip Team at Fort Bliss

Group of 104 German rocket scientists in 1946, including Wernher von Braun,[1] Ludwig Roth and Arthur Rudolph, at Fort Bliss, Texas. The group had been subdivided into two sections: a smaller one at White San... More

V2 rocket launch site 1944 - US Army Signal Corps 1

V2 rocket launch site 1944 - US Army Signal Corps 1

V2 rocket launch site in construction in Brix-Sottevast (1944)

V2 Imperial war museum London

V2 Imperial war museum London

Photograph of World War II V2 rocket on display at the Imperial War Museum, London.

GENERAL VIEW OF SITE LOOKING SOUTHWEST. JUPITER 'HOP' STAND, FOREGROUND CENTER, REDSTONE TEST STAND FOREGROUND RIGHT, SATURN I C TEST STAND BACKGROUND LEFT. - Marshall Space HAER ALA,45-HUVI.V,7A-1
Schwinghamer Disney Bennight von Braun

Schwinghamer Disney Bennight von Braun

Name of Image: Dr. von Braun Briefing Walt Disney Dr. von Braun began his association with Walt Disney in the 1950s when the rocket scientist appeared in three Disney television productions related to the exp... More

Reps Visit MSFC 1962

Reps Visit MSFC 1962

The members of the House Committee on Science and Astronautics visited the Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC) on March 9, 1962 to gather first-hand information of the nation's space exploration program. The co... More

Kazimier Siemianovič Rockets

Kazimier Siemianovič Rockets

Беларуская (тарашкевіца): Ракеты, сканструяваныя Казімерам Семяновічам

Von Braun Team 1961

Von Braun Team 1961

Dr. Wernher von Braun is shown in this photograph from 1961 with members of his management team. Pictured from left to right are, Werner Kuers, Director of the Manufacturing Engineering Division; Dr. Walter Hae... More

PGM-11 Redstone RS-01 5

PGM-11 Redstone RS-01 5

PGM-11 Redstone RS-01

North Elevation - Marshall Space Flight Center, Redstone Rocket (Missile) Test Stand, Dodd Road, Huntsville, Madison County, AL HAER ALA,45-HUVI.V,7A- (sheet 4 of 7)
Von Braun gets in the 25 foot diameter Neutral Buoyancy Simulator

Von Braun gets in the 25 foot diameter Neutral Buoyancy Simulator

en:Wernher von Braun on the ladder to the 25-foot diameter en:Neutral Buoyancy Simulator - Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC) Director, Dr. von Braun, submerges after spending some time under water in the MSF... More

Marshall Space Flight Center 165513 1962

Marshall Space Flight Center 165513 1962

The members of the House Committee on Science and Astronautics visited the Marshall Space Flight Center on March 9, 1962. Pictured left-to-right are Dieter Grau and Konrad Dannenberg, Marshall Space Flight Cent... More

Wernher von Braun - 6230331

Wernher von Braun - 6230331

NASA officials from Headquarters and the astronauts often met with Dr. von Braun in Huntsville, Alabama. This photograph was taken in September 1962 during one such visit. From left to right are Elliot See, To... More

Von Braun Bob Jones 2

Von Braun Bob Jones 2

This 1961 photograph shows Dr. von Braun and Alabama Congressman Robert Jones before a huge map illustrating the layout for a Research Institute at the University of Alabama in Huntsville.

Von Braun with astronauts inspect Mercury-Redstone MSFC-6975366

Von Braun with astronauts inspect Mercury-Redstone MSFC-6975366

Five of the seven original astronauts are seen with Dr. Wernher von Braun inspecting the Mercury-Redstone hardware in the Fabrication Laboratory of Army Ballistic Missile Agency (ABMA) in 1959. Left to right: ... More

Willy Ley (1954) (cropped)

Willy Ley (1954) (cropped)

Wernher von Braun and Willy Ley.

Lavoisier + Bunsen - LROC - WAC

Lavoisier + Bunsen - LROC - WAC

Craters Lavoisier and Bunsen with satellite features (detail of LRO - WAC global moon mosaic; Mercator projection)

HISTORIC VIEW OF A-4 ENGINE BEING FIRED AT TEST STAND NO. 1 AT PEENEMUENDE. - Marshall Space Flight Center, Redstone Rocket (Missile) Test Stand, Dodd Road, Huntsville, HAER ALA,45-HUVI.V,7A-30
PGM-11 Redstone Base Assembly — Aft Unit Trailer

PGM-11 Redstone Base Assembly — Aft Unit Trailer

PGM-11 Redstone Base Assembly — Aft Unit Trailer

Fifth Redstone launch

Fifth Redstone launch

The fifth launch of a Redstone rocket at Cape Canaveral, Florida.

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