Take the Space Grab Bag Quiz!

Welcome to our Friday quiz! Today we’re going to be looking at general questions about general space flight history, a “grab bag.” Good Luck! This quiz will be available, but prize eligibility will end on Sunday at midnight US EDT. This quiz, one prize: (drawn from the high scores): One copy of our “Freedom 7″ DVD set. (If you already have this set I will make a substitution) Since we’re … Read More

Take the Apollo Quiz!

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Welcome to our Friday quiz! Today we’re going to be looking at general questions about Project Apollo. Good Luck! This quiz will be available, but prize eligibility will end on Sunday at midnight US EDT. This quiz, one prize: (drawn from the high scores): One copy of our “Developing Apollo” DVD set. (If you already have this set I will make a substitution) Since we’re offering prizes we ask … Read More

Notice to UK Customers

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We have learned that our web host is experiencing difficulty processing some orders from the UK. (September 9). You may get an error message that states we do not ship to your location. In fact, we ship everywhere in the UK. The host is working on the issue and will let us know when it is resolved. We apologize for … Read More

Highlight: Challenger

This week I’ve been re-reading “Truth Lies and O-rings” by Allan McDonald (with James R. Hansen), and have revisited our Challenger set; The two together present you with an excellent understanding of the accident. When embarking on producing the Challenger DVD set, my first mission was to include as much launch material as was available. My first goal was to … Read More

Take the Rocket Engines Quiz!

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Welcome to our Friday quiz! Today we’re going to be looking at rocket engines. Good Luck! This quiz will be available, but prize eligibility will end on Sunday at midnight US EDT. This quiz, one prize: (drawn from the high scores): One copy of our Liftoff 2-DVD set. (If you already have this set I will make a substitution) Since we’re offering prizes we ask that you take the … Read More

Take the Planetary Exploration Quiz!

Welcome to our Friday quiz! Today we’re going to be looking at planetary exploration. Good Luck! This quiz will be available, but prize eligibility will end on Sunday at midnight US EDT. This quiz, one prize: (drawn from the high scores): One copy of our Liftoff 2-DVD set. (If you already have this set I will make a substitution) Since we’re offering prizes we ask that you take the … Read More

Why Spacecraft Films?

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Spacecraft Films is approaching its 13th anniversary. Over the years I tend to forget that new customers that have recently come upon us may not be aware of the reason the company was originally started, and what we’re about. The reasons the Spacecraft Films products were created is simple: 1) At the time, and even today, much of the archive of … Read More

Take the Extra Vehicular Activity Quiz!

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Welcome to our Friday quiz! Today we’re going to be looking at EVAs. In space, on the Moon, between the Earth and the Moon. Good Luck! This quiz will be available, but prize eligibility will end on Wednesday at midnight US EDT. This quiz, one prize: (drawn from the high scores): One copy of our Mission to the Moon 2-DVD set. (If you already have this set I … Read More

The Launch of Viking 1

On this date in 1975, Viking 1 left Earth for Mars, the lander becoming the first spacecraft to successfully land on Mars. Our clip today is from the launch, some beautiful 35mm film shot by the Air Force, with commentary from Dave Mohr. From our Liftoff 2-DVD set.

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