The Course and Source Code for the Apollo 11 Guidance Computer (AGC)

The Course and Source Code for the Apollo 11 Guidance Computer (AGC)

In software development you’ll hear the term “moon shot”. If something is a “moon shot” it’s something that’s extraordinarily difficult, like landing on the moon. We say this about some app doing something cool, but what about the software that… landed us on the moon? What was the original “moon shot” all about?