The first of many lunar lander simulations, created in 1969 by Jim Storer while still a high school student using a PDP-8 and Teletype terminal.  Over forty years later Lunar Lander is back and available for the iPad on the iTunes App Store.  This is an exact reproduction based on the original Focal source code so get ready to relive vintage computer gaming (if you are over 50) or get a first look at the simulation that inspired many to .

You can play on the original (and noisy) Teletype or upgrade to the more advanced VT52 display.  With the built-in Focal source code display you can watch each Focal statement as the calculations occur in the background.

To learn more about Lunar Lander and the history of Apollo lunar lander simulations, visit the wiki.

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