Apollo 10

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Apollo 10
Apollo 10 Lunar Module.jpg
Apollo 10's Lunar Module, Snoopy, approaches the Command/Service Module Charlie Brown for redocking
Mission teepF
LM: 1969-043C
SATCAT no.CSM: 3941
LM: 3948
Mission duration8 days, 3 minutes, 23 seconds
Spacecraft properties
SpacecraftApollo CSM-106
Apollo LM-4
ManufacturerCSM: North American Rockwell
LM: Grumman
Launch mass98,273 pound (44,576 kg)
Laundin mass10,901 pound (4,945 kg)
Crew size3
MembersThomas P. Stafford
John W. Young
Eugene A. Cernan
CallsignCSM: Charlie Brown
LM: Snoopy
Stairt o mission
Launch dateNot recognized as a date. Years must have 4 digits (use leading zeros for years < 1000). UTC
RocketSaturn V SA-505
Launch steidKennedy LC-39B
End of mission
Rekivert biUSS Princeton
Laundin dateMay 26, 1969, 16:52:23 (1969-05-26UTC16:52:24Z) UTC
Laundin steid15°2′S 164°39′W / 15.033°S 164.650°W / -15.033; -164.650 (Apollo 10 splashdoun)
Orbital parameters
Reference seestemSelenocentric
Periselene109.6 kilometer (59.2 nmi)
Aposelene113.0 kilometer (61.0 nmi)
Inclination1.2 degrees
Period2 oors
Lunar orbiter
Spacecraft componentCommand/Service Module
Orbital insertionMay 21, 1969, 20:44:54 UTC
Departit orbitMay 24, 1969, 10:25:38 UTC
Lunar orbiter
Spacecraft componentLunar Module
Orbit parameters
Periselene14.4 kilometer (7.8 nmi)
Docking with LM
Dockin dateMay 18, 1969, 20:06:36 UTC
Undockin dateMay 22, 1969, 19:00:57 UTC
Docking with LM Ascent Stage
Dockin dateMay 23, 1969, 03:11:02 UTC
Undockin dateMay 23, 1969, 05:13:36 UTC
Apollo-10-LOGO.png The Apollo 10 Prime Crew - GPN-2000-001163.jpg
Left to right: Cernan, Stafford, Young 

Apollo 10 wis the fowert manned mission in the Unitit States Apollo space programme, and the seicont (efter Apollo 8) tae orbit the Muin.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Orloff, Richard W. (September 2004) [First published 2000]. "Table of Contents". Apollo by the Numbers: A Statistical Reference. NASA History Division, Office of Policy and Plans. NASA History Series. Washington, D.C.: NASA. ISBN 0-16-050631-X. LCCN 00061677. NASA SP-2000-4029. Retrieved June 25, 2013.