Project Apollo Program Obligations

Published: 13-10-2020| Version 1 | DOI: 10.17632/7xh7msw7s5.1
Casey Dreier


This data set presents a detailed, annual accounting of NASA's cost obligations for Project Apollo and its major components between 1960 and 1973. According to this reconstruction, the United States spent $25.8 billion on the hardware, facilities, and overhead directly associated with Project Apollo, which agrees with the official estimate provided to Congress within 1.5%.


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Apollo program obligations can be found in the prior-year "Actuals" reported in NASA's annual congressional budget justifications from fiscal years 1962 - 1975.