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Titusville in Brevard County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Apollo 9

Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex

 
 
Apollo 9 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, June 24, 2021
1. Apollo 9 Marker
Inscription.  
Date: March 3-13, 1969
Command Module: Gumdrop
Lunar Module: Spider

Command Module Pilot: David Scott
Lunar Module Pilot: Russell Schweickart
Commander: James McDivitt

“… you feel in your gut the precious unity of the Earth …”
- Russell Schweickart

 
Erected by Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Air & SpaceExplorationWar, Cold. A significant historical date for this entry is March 3, 1969.
 
Location. 28° 36.267′ N, 80° 40.15′ W. Marker is in Titusville, Florida, in Brevard County. Marker can be reached from Kennedy Parkway North, 6 miles north of NASA Parkway West, on the right when traveling north. Located within the Apollo/Saturn V Center of the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Titusville FL 32780, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Apollo 10 (here, next to this marker); Apollo 11 (a few steps from this marker); Apollo 8
Apollo 9 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, June 24, 2021
2. Apollo 9 Marker
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(a few steps from this marker); Apollo 13 (a few steps from this marker); Apollo 14 (a few steps from this marker); Apollo 12 (a few steps from this marker); Apollo 7 (a few steps from this marker); Apollo 15 (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Titusville.
 
Also see . . .
1. Apollo Missions. (Submitted on July 2, 2021, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida.)
2. Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. (Submitted on July 2, 2021, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida.)
 
Apollo 9 crew image. Click for full size.
By Nasa
3. Apollo 9 crew
(L-R) James McDivitt, David Scott and Russell Schweickart
Apollo 9 Command Module docked with Lunar Module image. Click for full size.
By Nasa
4. Apollo 9 Command Module docked with Lunar Module
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 12, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 2, 2021, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 47 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 2, 2021, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.

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