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The remnants of the practice module for the aborted Apollo 1 mission at Cape Kennedy, Florida. Astronauts Virgil Grissom, Edward White and Roger Chaffee were killed when a fire swept through the oxygenated Command Module during a pre-flight test on January 27, 1967.
The remnants of the practice module for the aborted Apollo 1 mission at Cape Kennedy, Florida. Astronauts Virgil Grissom, Edward White and Roger Chaffee were killed when a fire swept through the oxygenated Command Module during a pre-flight test on January 27, 1967.

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