2:13:00 p.m. e.s.t. April 17, 1970. Read the original story of Apollo 13: The third lunar landing mission, aborted due to an onboard explosion, but deemed a “successful failure” due to the safe return of the crew. Month, Day, and Year Apollo 13 re-entered earth's atmosphere. Click the image for a 59 second 7MB MPEG4 video file. Enjoy running on NASA’s property with breathtaking water and … MORE Two days before launch, the Command Module Pilot, as a member of the Apollo 13 backup crew, was substituted for his prime crew counterpart, who was exposed and found susceptible to rubella (German measles). The Apollo 11 Flight Plan is under the configuration control of the Crew Proce-dures Control Board (CPCB). launch, with a 72° launch azimuth and were supplied by Mission Planning and Analysis Division as defined by the Apollo Mission G Spacecraft Operational Trajectory.

Launch Day - Features coverage of the traditional pre-launch breakfast, suitup, walk to the transfer van. "Apollo 13" never really states its theme, except perhaps in one sentence of narration at the end, but the whole film is suffused with it: The space program was a really extraordinary thing, something to be proud of, and those who went into space were not just "heroes," which is a cliché, but brave and resourceful. 2020 EVENT CANCELED, offering virtual race option. Launch - Multi-angle coverage of the launch of Apollo 13, April 11, 1970. Audio from public affairs officer, air to ground, and flight director loop. This distance is for runners only with a minimum pace of 13:00 minutes per mile. Apollo 13: Misconceptions and myths endure. All proposed changes to this document that fall in Saturn V launch vehicle NASA PRESS KIT Retro-posted: April 10, 1970. April 11, 1970. If their re-entry angle were too shallow, they would skip off the _____ like a rock skipping off a pond. **** Join us in celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 13 launch & lunar mission with a race! Prior to launch, a A Westinghouse Color Camera, using the sequential colour system, was used to provide live video of the Apollo 13 launch to the Network Pool.This was the only time a colour camera mounted on the LUT provided live video. Month, Day, and Year of Apollo 13 launch. (19:13:00 G.m.t.) ... where it would eventually enter at an angle that would ... (left), Jack Swigert and Jim Lovell on April 10, 1970, the day before the Apollo 13 launch. Audio from flight director loop before launch.