1: The Apollo program is the program in which NASA took the Saturn 5 Rocket to the moon.It all started when the space race began. We where already designing a rocket when the new president, John F. Kennedy,challenged us to go to the moon and back safely. The Mercury program was the first step to getting us to the moon. 3..2..1.. Blast off! Al Shepherd is the first American in space.after the mercury program came gimini program. witch connected 2 spacecraft together. then Apollo.
2: Apollo 1 was the first Apollo mission of the Apollo program. Five days till launch they did a test launch and under Grissom seat a fire broke out. killing the crew. NASA sends out a investigation. The fire was caused be an electoral fire.
3: After testing the CMS(Command Space Modulel) six times to make sure it was safe for Human flight.( All the Rockets were blown up once they where in space.) Apollo 7 was a A grate success! They orbited the earth 163 Times! But sadly the Saturn B rocket would not take astronauts to the moon.
4: Apollo 8 was the first to the moon but not too land to orbit.