In 1970, the Apollo 13 moon mission developed a critical fault. This movie is the story of what mission control did to try to get the astronauts back safely, and how the astronauts coped with being stranded in outer space
How Apollo 13's Dangerous Survival Mission Worked (Infographic) By Karl Tate, Infographics Artist Key facts about the Apollo 13 moon mission.
Apollo 13 Infographic
The prime recovery ship for the Apollo 13 mission hoists the Command Module aboard the ship.
Apollo 13 capsule at Kennedy Space Center
The ultimate in teamwork ~ Apollo 13 astronauts after rescue, 1970....James Lovell, John Swigert, Fred Haise.
Apollo 13 - the mission where there was an explosion in the Command Module. The lunar landing was aborted and the Lunar Module was then used to propel the astronauts back to Earth.
Remembering Apollo 13 - Astronauts Jim Lovell, Jack Swigert and Fred Haise head for Pad 39A and a voyage they will never forget. Apollo 13 was launched to the Moon on April 11, 1970.
"Houston, we've had a problem.*" *Originally it was Jack Swigert that said this. Lovell then said it when Mission Control asked them to repeat. The rest is history
Apollo 13 mission patch - "Houston, we have a problem" Astronauts James A. Lovell, Jr., Fred W. Haise, Jr., and John L. Swigert, Jr. launched on April 11, 1970.