On January 30, 1964, NASA launched the Ranger 6 spacecraft on a mission to obtain the first-ever close-up images of the surface of the moon. See how it happened here in our On This Day in Space video series.
On This Day in Space! Jan. 30, 1964: Ranger 6 Launches to the Moon, But Cameras Fail
by Space.com | Jan 30, 2019 | Uncategorized