From the Earth to the Moon: Season 1, Episode 3

We Have Cleared the Tower (12 Apr. 1998)

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With a documentary film crew watching their every step NASA prepares for the Apollo 7 mission.



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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Himself - Host
Krista Adair ...
Jo Schirra
Jay T. Becker ...
Jim Lewis
Virginia Ellen Chappell ...
Concerned Spectator
Marcelo Durst ...
Documentary Cameraman
Dr. Fred Kelly
Lowell Fenner ...
Russ Lawrence
Keith Graham ...
Skip Chauvin
Holland Hayes ...
Tech #1
Steve Hofvendahl ...
George Hoggard ...
EVAC Supervisor
Jay Honeycutt ...
Launch Director
Documentary Director


With a documentary film crew watching their every step NASA prepares for the Apollo 7 mission.

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12 April 1998 (USA)  »

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Did You Know?


In Episode 3, the Apollo 7 crew is being interviewed at a beach house. This is an actual house in the midst of Cape Canaveral. It has been favored for years as a retreat for astronauts and their families. Today it is used as a NASA conference center. See more »


Numerous shots of the booster show a Saturn 5 instead of the Saturn 1-B that was actually used for the flight. See more »


Wally Schirra: STC? Apollo 7. Either our rate needles are way outta whack, or we're getting some substantial winds up here
Skip Chauvin: Uh roger, Apollo 7. It's not your rate needles. You've got wind.
Wally Schirra: Okay then... I'm recommending a hold in the count... these winds appear to be way out of the mission rule parameters.
[long pause]
Wally Schirra: You copy that Skip? We're not happy about the wind situation here!
Skip Chauvin: Uh roger that, Wally. Do you mean a... possible scrub situation here?
Wally Schirra: I hope not! I just don't like the situation.
Deke Slayton: Wally, Deke ...
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