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Saturn Apollo Program

1969-01-01

NASA

NASA
Washington, DC, United States

In one of the initial assembly steps for the Saturn IB launch vehicle's S-IB (first) stage, workers at the Michoud Assembly Facility (MAF) near New Orleans, Louisiana, position the thrust structure. Developed by the Marshall Space Flight Center and built by the Chrysler Corporation at Michoud Assembly Facility (MAF), the S-IB utilized eight H-1 engines and each produced 200,000 pounds of thrust, a combined thrust of 1,600,000 pounds.

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  • Title: Saturn Apollo Program
  • Date Created: 1969-01-01
  • Rights: MSFC
  • Album: rlobrie1

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