The only part of the rocket that makes it into outer space!
The actual space capsule from the Apollo 13 mission. This is what the astronauts came back to Earth in. They landed in the ocean and were rescued. You can see the scorch marks caused by re- entering the Earth’s atmosphere.
The most recent launch into space was COLUMBIA, January 16, 2003 at 10:36am. Columbia will return to Earth on February 1, 2003. Dedicated to the seven crew members lost in Columbia’s attempt to return to Earth. February 1, 2003 Captain David Brown Rick Husband Laurel Clark Michael Anderson Kalpana Chawla William McCool Ilan Ramon The space shuttle Columbia at the Kennedy Space center. The crew of Columbia