Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in | Create Account

Science Reporter—Computer for Apollo (1965)

In this 1965 Science Reporter episode, reporter John Fitch features the Apollo Guidance Computer, which was the main control system on the spacecraft which went to the moon. NASA selected the MIT Instrumentation Lab to design and develop the onboard guidance, navigation and control systems for both the Apollo command and lunar modules. View this video in its entirety at the From the Vault collection on TechTV.

Comments (0)

It looks like no one has posted a comment yet. You can be the first!

You need to log in, in order to post comments. If you don’t have an account yet, sign up now!

Elemental MIT

Elemental MIT

Category: Life at MIT | Updated almost 3 years ago

Created
April 13, 2011 13:00
Category
License
All Rights Reserved (What is this?)
Additional Files


Viewed
4093 times

More from Elemental MIT

MIT Hawkcam (Spring 2004)

MIT Hawkcam (Spring 2004)

Added 3 years ago | 00:01:44 | 4716 views

The Eye of a Robot: Studies in Machine Vision at MIT

The Eye of a Robot: Studies in Mach...

Added 3 years ago | 00:01:29 | 9071 views

Take Me Back to Tech (Montage)

Take Me Back to Tech (Montage)

Added 3 years ago | 00:01:20 | 4196 views

Innovation at MIT

Innovation at MIT

Added 3 years ago | 00:03:07 | 8290 views

United States President Barack Obama visits MIT

United States President Barack Obam...

Added 3 years ago | 00:02:27 | 9705 views

Susan Hockfield selected 16th president of MIT

Susan Hockfield selected 16th presi...

Added almost 3 years ago | 00:02:25 | 9933 views