Apollo 5 facts for kids
|Mission name||Apollo 5|
|Spacecraft mass||14,360 kilograms (31,660 lb)|
|Booster||Saturn IB SA-204|
|Launch pad||Complex 37B
Cape Canaveral AFS
|Launch date||January 22, 1968
|Mission duration||11 h 10 m|
|Number of orbits||7.58|
|Apogee||222 kilometres (120 nmi)|
|Perigee||167 kilometres (90 nmi)|
|Orbital period||88.4 m|
|Distance traveled||~300,000 kilometres (160,000 nmi)|
Apollo 5 was the first unmanned test flight of the Apollo Lunar Module. The Apollo Lunar Module was the lander part of Apollo spacecraft. The module was launched on January 22, 1968 from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.
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