With a documentary film crew watching their every step NASA prepares for the Apollo 7 mission.
Did You Know?
In Episode 3, we see the Apollo 7 crew driving their cars across their rocket at the launch pad. For this scene, they went to Launch Complex 34, where Apollo 7 was launched. The site was cleaned up and the rocket and gantry were added in post production. The launch platform still remains to this day. See more
When Walter Schirra and Deke Slayton are being filmed by the TV crew while fishing on the beach, the frontal part of the brim of Slayton's hat is sometimes up and sometimes down in subsequent shots. See more
STC? CDR. Hope you guys are keeping an eye on the winds. They looked pretty strong coming up here
Uh, roger that, Apollo 7. We're still in the window for launch.
Buckle Down Winsocki
Written by Hugh Martin
& Ralph Blane See more