Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC) workers hoist a dynamic …

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Title Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC) workers hoist a dynamic test version of the S-IVB stage, the Saturn IB launch vehicle's second stage, into the Center's Dynamic Test Stand on January 18, 1965. MSFC Test Laboratory persornel assembled a complete Saturn IB to test the launch vehicle's structural soundness. Developed by the MSFC as an interim vehicle in MSFC's "building block" approach to the Saturn rocket development, the Saturn IB utilized Saturn I technology to further develop and refine the larger boosters and the Apollo spacecraft capabilities required for the manned lunar missions.
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Date 18 Jan 1965 00:00:00
Original size 3000 x 2315
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34° 37′ 51.35″ N 86° 39′ 40.03″ W
34.63093 -86.66112

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