|Mission Number: AS-505||18-26 May 1969|
Location: John F. Kennedy Space Center
Date: 18 May 1969
Time: 16:49:00 UTC
Mission Duration: 8 days, 0 hours, 3 minutes, 23 seconds
Date: 26 May 1969
Time: 16:52:23 UTC
Location: Pacific Ocean (15° 2' S, 164° 39' W)
Vessel: USS Princeton (LPH-5)
This mission was a dress rehearsal for a Moon landing. The LM was taken to within 15,243 m (50,000 ft) of the lunar surface. The CSM made 31 lunar orbits in 61.6 hours.
The Command and Service Module (CSM) was named Charlie Brown, and the Lunar Module (LM) was named Snoopy.
The Apollo 10 command module is on display at the Science Museum in London, England.
Launch was by Saturn V.
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