Saturn I

American launch vehicle
(Redirected from Saturn IB)

Saturn I (also known as Cluster's Last Stand) was the name of the kind of rockets used by NASA in the Apollo program. Although German engineer and scientist Wernher von Braun intended it as the launch vehicle for crewed Apollo flights. NASA used the original Saturn I ten times and more often used a bigger version, the Saturn IB.[1]

The first Saturn I was launched October 27, 1961.


  1. "Saturn I". Encyclopaedia Astronautica. Retrieved 2019-05-21.