Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The Apollo missions were designed to successfully land a man on the Moon and safely return to Earth. On May 25, 1961 President John Fitzgerald Kennedy announced this aim, initiating the Apollo program. Six of the missions of the Apollo project reached the aim and contributed to the study of the surface of the Moon. However, the whole Apollo program included a significant number of unmanned test missions and 11 manned space missions. Learn more about the legendary project, its background and participants in this book.