Remembering the Apollo 1 Crew

On Jan. 27, 1967, veteran astronaut Gus Grissom, first American spacewalker Ed White and rookie Roger Chaffee  were preparing for what was to be the first manned Apollo flight. The astronauts were  on the launch pad for a pre-launch test when fire broke out in their Apollo capsule.


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