Daily Archives: February 1, 2021

Going back to the moon

Smarter Every Day: How NASA Trained Lunar Lander Pilots. (YouTube, 23min)

“We’re going back to the moon, and we’re going to need to train Astronauts how to land. This video is the result of trying to understand that control problem better. In the next video of this series, I’ll show you footage from an actual NASA Lunar Lander software test I participated in many years ago.”

The video includes an interview with C. Wayne Ottinger, NASA Apollo LLRV Project Engineer.