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50 years ago: Apollo 10 takes an unplanned spin above the lunar surface – and sh!t gets sweary


I suspect the real reason less fuel was loaded was because the LM was overweight - they would want to test the system as a whole with the expected weight and balance. Then they would half-joking make the comments about not enough fuel to land.

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