10 Audio Recorded at Honeysuckle Creek
Bernard Scrivener in Station Director Tom Reid’s office during Apollo 8.
|Tape 1 Track 1|
Two hours before launch, Goddard Space Flight Center Director Dr. John Clarke and Assistant Director for Manned Space Flight Support Ozro Covington speak to all the stations on the Network via Apollo Network Control at Goddard. (08'15", 4.1MB)
Last 3 minutes of the terminal count, launch, first 2 minutes of flight. (2.6MB)
From 6 minutes to orbit. (4MB)
Capcom Charlie Duke.
Wonderful pictures from the Westinghouse Color TV camera.
Capcoms Charlie Duke and Gordon Cooper. (3.9MB)
Joe Engle and then Bruce McCandless (027:02 GET – at 06:00 into the clip) are Capcoms. (12:3MB)
Starting about 55 minutes before lunar occultation. Many continuity breaks. (4.4MB)
Starting with waiting for AOS on Rev 1 (AOS through Madrid), descriptions of lunar surface, features visible in Earthshine.
Many breaks in the recording, including the Station Director’s phone ringing several times. Runs to 077:26:20 GET. (16.8MB)
Tom Stafford describes seeing the solar corona. (1.7MB)
Emergence after LOI-2 burn. Spectacular TV broadcast. Ends at 081:34:59. (23MB)
Many comm checks – Gene Cernan in Snoopy cannot hear Houston, problem eventually identified as a switch setting.
|More to be added as time permits. (24 May 2022)|