An 11 year old boy, who has always been fascinated by space and astronauts, wishes he could go into space also. So of course it should be easy to get into Cape Kennedy, up the launch tower, and into the capsule. Naturally when something goes wrong on the journey, he will save the day. Written by
Brian W Martz <B.Martz@Genie.com>
Did You Know?
The kid would have died from suffocation before launch. The only means of carbon dioxide removal was with the Suit Circulation Loop, within which the three astronauts were fully sealed. With all suits sealed, and the "CABIN AIR RECIRC" Valve CLOSED (per checklist), the kid would have suffered the same fate as if trapped in an old refrigerator. See more