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Okay all flight controllers, Go/No Go for landing.
RETRO. (Retrofire Officer in control of retrorocket, short for retrograde rocket, a small auxiliary rocket fired in the direction of travel to slow the craft down when landing on the surface of the moon)
- Go.
FIDO. (Flight Dynamics Officer responsible for the flight path of the space vehicle)
- Go.
GUIDANCE.
- Go.
CONTROL.
- Go.
TELCOM.
- Go.
GNC. (Guidance, Navigation, and Control Systems Engineer)
- Go.
EECOM. (Electrical, Environmental, and Consumables Management -- monitored cryogenic levels, and cabin cooling/pressure systems; electrical distribution systems)
- Go.
Surgeon.
- Go.
CAPCOM (Capsule Communicator - communicated with the astronauts,) we're go for landing. Houston, you're go for landing.

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