Apollo Moon Rocket Engines Raised from Seafloor by Amazon CEO
Geege Schuman stashed this in NASA to Me
"Nearly one year ago, Jeff Bezos shared with us his plans to recover F-1 engines," said NASA administrator Charles Bolden in a statement that was released Wednesday. "We share the excitement expressed by Jeff and his team in announcing the recovery of two of the powerful Saturn V first-stage engines from the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean."
I'm sorry, WHAT is Jeff Bezos planning on doing with those?
<The Bezos expedition returned enough major components to rebuild two Saturn V F-1 engines — out of the 65 that were launched between 1967 and 1973 — for display. Despite claims last year that the engines were specifically from Apollo 11, Bezos now says the history of the engine parts he recovered may not be known.
Inspecting the raised pieces, Bezos reported that many of the parts' original serial numbers are missing or partially missing, which may make mission identification difficult.>
Bezos sees them as inspirational and they're going to be on display at Seattle's MOF (Museum of Flight).
:-) I know, I know.