What Apollo 15 Got Right
A post-splashdown scandal did not undermine the mission’s scientific achievements.
- By Diane Tedeschi
- AirSpaceMag.com, May 13, 2011
A Saturn V rocket, towering more than 360 feet, launched the crew of Apollo 15 on the morning of July 26, 1971, from Kennedy Space Center’s Pad A, Launch Complex 39.