Apollo Discussion Redux  A recent letter in Feedback, “How Quickly We Forget” (Nov. 12-25, p. 5), illustrates well that our collective recollection of the Apollo flight to the Moon is spotty. The writer states that “the first such manned spacecraft to not just ‘swing around’ but orbit the Moon . . . was Apollo 11.” In fact, Apollo 8, commanded by Frank Borman, was the very first manned spacecraft to enter lunar orbit in December 1968. Apollo ...

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