lunar excursion module lunar excursion module
- (n) a spacecraft that carries astronauts from the command module to the surface of the moon and back
- Grumman's company was working on the lunar excursion module when, in 1966, diabetic and almost blind, the avid ex-pilot retired as board chairman.
- They are at work in the radiation measurement system aboard Lunar Orbiter I and will be used in the Apollo Project's lunar excursion module.
- Posted Nov. 26, 2013, at 2:11 p.m. An Apollo rocket equipped for direct ascent to the moon — rather than lunar orbit rendezvous involving the famous Lunar Excursion Module — might never have gotten us there. History might never have included a successful Apollo program.on November 27, 2013 Source: Bangor Daily News