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APOLLO 13 COMMANDER JAMES LOVELL, 13 APRIL 1970


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(Top Image)

Apollo 13 original prime crew (L-R) of CDR James A. Lovell, CMP T. Ken Mattingly LMP Fred W. Haise in front of a scene of the Lagoon Nebula.

CDR James Lovell was the most experienced astronaut NASA had in April 1970, while LMP Fred Haise was an expert on the LM.

Manned Spacecraft Center
Ref   : S69-62224
Date  : Dec 1969
Credit: NASA

(Centre Image)

NASA astronauts CMP Ken Mattingly (L) and Apollo 13 BUCMP John L. Swigert (R) review procedures.

BUCMP Jack Swigert was an expert on CM system malfunctions.

NASA were fortunate to have possibly the best trained crew on Apollo 13 whose specialist knowledge could be brought to bear on the crisis.

Manned Spacecraft Center
Ref   : APOLLO 13
Date  : Apr 1970
Credit: NASA

(Bottom Image)

A12 CDR Pete Conrad, A11 LMP Buzz Aldrin, A11 CDR N. Armstrong and Lovell family wait to learn of Apollo 13's fate.

Time & Life / Getty
Ref   : APOLLO 13
Date  : Apr 1970
Credit: B. Eppridge

APOLLO 13 - CREW - THE ASTRONAUTS

APOLLO 13 THE REAL ASTRONAUTS

Apollo 13 Original Prime Crew

Apollo 13 CMP Ken Mattingly BUCMP Jack Swigert

Apollo Astronauts Lovell Family