Skylab Mission

By: Sophia Welch


- The Skylab Was Made out of an old rocket

- The Skylab was the first space station to actually go into space

- They first flew up the Skylab, Then they sent up the people.

-When they sent Skylab into space a couple of problems occurred

1. The temperatures got up to 130 Degrees

2. One of the solar panels broke and one was jammed

- They sent a parachute made with a certain material to help cool down the Skylab

- They had to go out of the spaceship and fix the solar panels

- They did end up fixing both of the problems and they celebrated

- There was actually 3 Skylab missions

The Crew

Charles Conrad Jr.

Paul Weitz

Joseph Kerwin

More Pictures


Skylab I. Charles Redmond, 12 Nov. 2008. Web. 27 Apr. 2015.

"Skylab I." NASA. NASA, 18 Apr. 2014. Web. 27 Apr. 2015.

Dunbar, Brian. "Skylab Mission." NASA. NASA, 01 Feb. 2013. Web. 29 Apr. 2015.