Detail View: NASA Johnson Space Center Collection: Liftoff of the Apollo 9 space vehicle

Title: 
Liftoff of the Apollo 9 space vehicle
Description: 
The Apollo 9 (Spacecraft 104/Lunar Module 3/Saturn 504) space vehicle is launched from Pad A, Launch Complex 39, Kennedy Space Center at 11 a.m., March 3, 1969. This view shows birds flying as the launch vehicle lifts off (25863); Launch view of the Apollo 9 space vehicle. In this view the vehicle is almost totally obscured by clouds of smoke from the launch (25864).
Date Taken: 
1969-03-03
Program: 
Apollo
Mission: 
Apollo IX
Subject Terms: 
(LAUNCHING)
facet_what: 
Apollo 9
facet_where: 
Florida
facet_when: 
March 3, 1969
facet_when_year: 
1969
Photo ID: 
S69-25863
Film Type: 
4x5
UID: 
SPD-JSC-S69-25863
original url: 
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