Rocket pioneers
Photo Credit: Courtesy, NASA Marshall Space Flight Center
Dr. Wernher von Braun stands in front of a Saturn IB launch vehicle at Kennedy Space Flight Center. Von Braun led a team of German rocket scientists, called the "Rocket Team," to the United States, first to Fort Bliss/White Sands, later being transferred to the Army Ballistic Missile Agency at Redstone Arsenal in Huntsville, Ala.
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