PBS Utah Presents

Joan Ogden | Moon Memories | KUED's Summer of Space

Special | 1m 57s

What did the U.S. Navy have to do with the Apollo Program? Joan Ogden, a former contracted GS-7 mathematician in the Ships' Engineering section under the Department of the Navy, was stationed at Pt. Mugu, Pacific Missile Range, during the summers of 1966 and 1967. The goal: To keep track of U.S. spacecraft using a network of telemetry dishes stationed on Naval ships around the globe.

Aired: 07/02/19

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

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