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Lunar Electric Rover

Inside Building 9 (aka Space Vehicle Mockup Facility) is the Lunar Electric Rover. The end of the Level 9 tour, included a stop here. Although this a tram stop for the regular tour, with the Level 9 tour we are able to get on the floor of the facility. 21 more words

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Lunar Roving Vehicle #4

Encased next the Saturn V at the Apollo Saturn V Center at the Kennedy Space Center, is Lunar Rover Vehicle #4. This particular unit is a non-operable, full-scale mock-up built for display purposes from mostly surplus parts. 30 more words

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Lunar Roving Vehicle, 1-G trainer

Several rovers were created for testing, training, or validation purposes. Astronauts Dave Scott, Jim Irwin, John Young, Charlie Duke, Gene Cernan and Harrison Schmitt all practiced on the Lunar Rover trainer displayed at Space Center Houston in preparation for their respective missions. 26 more words

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Lunar Roving Vehicle, Vibration Test Unit

Several rovers were created for testing, training, or validation purposes.  The rover used for vibration testing is on display in the Davidson Saturn V Center at the U.S. 7 more words

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Lunar Roving Vehicle, Qualification Test Unit

In addition to the flight vehicles, Boeing manufactured eight non-flight units for development and testing. One, the “Qualification Test Unit,” was a very close replica of the units that flew. 46 more words

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Lunar Roving Vehicle Engineering Mock-up

Now on display at the Museum of Flight, outside of Seattle, Washington is the Lunar Roving Vehicle Engineering Mock-up. This was the first test vehicle that was delivered to NASA.  94 more words

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Who Knew? - GM Technology Coming Back To Earth

General Motors has a long-standing tradition of partnering with other leaders in engineering and innovation to make the world a better place. Now some of its out-of-this world accomplishments are finding a place in the here and now. 347 more words

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