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? Apollo 7. Either our rate needles are way outta whack, or we're getting some substantial winds up here
Uh roger, Apollo 7. It's not your rate needles. You've got wind.
Okay then... I'm recommending a hold in the count... these winds appear to be way out of the mission rule parameters.
You copy that Skip? We're not happy about the wind situation here!
Uh roger that, Wally. Do you mean a... possible scrub situation here?
I hope not! I just don't like the situation.
Wally, Deke ...
Warner Brothers remastered the entire miniseries for re-release in time for the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. It was enhanced to improve picture and sound quality, more saturated, and completely true widescreen. This new version was released both in Blu-Ray format and for streaming services. See more
Performed by Steppenwolf
Written by Don Covay
and Steve Cropper
Courtesy of MCA Records
Under License from Universal Music Special Markets See more