Apollo Command Module Computer

Apollo Command Module computer showing the primary DSKY


The Apollo program was carried out in a technically brilliant way, with risks taken that would be inconceivable in the risk-averse world of today.


  • Reconstructing the Apollo Guidance Computer
    The Apollo Guidance Computer (AGC) was the first computer ever built using Integrated Circuits. This computer did more than just guide the Apollo Command Module to the moon and Landing the Lunar Module safely on the moon's surface. It was the catalyst that started the entire computer renaissance. This series of articles documents my journey to uncover how the AGC worked and to create a functional replica of this amazing machine.