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04/04/1968 NASA launches Apollo 6

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Apollo Spacecraft Test Flight A-101 (Saturn-Apollo 6)

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Apollo 6 - Video Learning - WizScience.com

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As seen on TV Gemini Titan 6 launch abort with NASA commentary and Walter Cronkite of CBS

Apollo 6 was an unmanned test of the Saturn V launch vehicle and the final unmanned Apollo test mission. Two minutes into the flight, the rocket experienced severe pogo oscillations for about 30 seconds. Ten hours after launch, it landed 43 nautical miles from the planned touchdown point in the North Pacific Ocean north of Hawaii.
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