Mission Control: The Unsung Heroes of Apollo

About the Show

The heroes of America’s space programme were the astronauts. But behind the scenes were the men and women who made America’s success in space happen, a diverse group shaped by economic turmoil and global conflict, drawn from all backgrounds and all walks of life. Discover the true stories behind the dream, as those who were there describe the epic journey to the stars from its first faltering start to the Moon landings.