Apollo Guidance Computer with designer Eldon Hall

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Date
1962 ca.
Photographer
Draper Laboratories
Credit Line
Used by permission.
Copyright Owner
© Charles Stark Draper Laboratory
Keywords
Polaris; Apollo Guidance Computer
Object ID
102622675

Eldon Hall, who led the hardware team for the Apollo Guidance Computer (AGC) at MIT’s Instrumentation Laboratory, convinced NASA to adopt integrated circuits for its guidance systems. The design was based on work done for the Polaris missile guidance computer.