Apollo 8 launch

Apollo 8 launch

S375/0088 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 25.0MB

Downloadable file size: 1.6MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Apollo 8 launch. Apollo 8 spacecraft launching on top of a Saturn V rocket at Cape Canaveral (now Kennedy Space Centre), Florida, USA on 21 December 1968. This was the second manned Apollo mission and the first to be launched by a Saturn V rocket. The crew flew to the Moon and orbited it 10 times before returning to Earth on 27 December.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: 1900s, 1960s, 1968, 20th century, 21 december 1968, 21/12/1968, american, apollo 8, apollo program, blast off, blast-off, camera, cape canaveral, fire, florida, historical, history, ignition, kennedy space centre, launch, launch pad, launching, lift off, lift-off, lunar orbit, manned spaceflight, mission, moon orbit, north america, north american, programme, rocket, saturn v, smoke, space, space race, spacecraft, spaceflight, united states, us, usa

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.