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30/07/1971 D. Scott and J. Irwin land on the Moon with the first Lunar Rover

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Apollo 15 launch LIVE, W. Cronkite: " Wow ! Our building's shaking, here again! " CBS, July 26, 1971

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APOLLO 15 Hammer and Feather

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Moon Hoax? Apollo 15 Rover Traverse

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Apollo 15 Splashdown

Apollo 15 was the 9th manned mission in the US Apollo program, the 4th to land on the Moon, and the 8th successful manned mission. It was the first of what were termed "J missions", long stays on the Moon, with a greater focus on science than had been possible on previous missions. It was also the first mission on which the Lunar Roving Vehicle was used.
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    • Essentials 

    • Background 

    • Crew and key Mission Control personnel 

    • Planning and training 

    • Hardware 

    • Mission highlights 

    • Assessment 

    • Controversies 

    • Mission insignia 

    • Visibility from space