Detail View: NASA Marshall Space Flight Center Collection: Saturn IB S-IB-11 at Michoud Assembly Facility (MAF)

Name of Image: 
Saturn IB S-IB-11 at Michoud Assembly Facility (MAF)
Full Description: 
Workers at the Michoud Assembly Facility near New Orleans, Louisiana install the H-1 engines into the S-IB stage, the Saturn IB launch vehicle's first stage. Developed by the Marshall Space Flight Center and built by the Chrysler Corporation at MAF, the 90,000-pound booster utilized eight H-1 engines to produce a combined thrust of 1,600,000 pounds.
Date of Image: 
1960-01-01
Category: 
Saturn Apollo Program
term: 
Chrysler
facet_what: 
Saturn
facet_where: 
Louisiana
Reference Number: 
MSFC-75-SA-4105-2C
MIX #: 
6757861
NIX #: 
MSFC-6757861
MSFC Negative Number: 
6757861
UID: 
SPD-MARSH-6757861
original url: 
http://mix.msfc.nasa.gov/abstracts.php?p=1047