Detail View: NASA Great Images in Nasa Collection: Apollo 13 Astronauts on the U.S.S. Iwo Jima

Title: 
Apollo 13 Astronauts on the U.S.S. Iwo Jima
Full Description: 
The crew of the Apollo 13 mission step aboard the U.S.S. Iwo Jima, prime recovery ship for the mission, following splashdown and recovery operations in the South Pacific. Exiting the helicopter, which made the pick-up some four miles from the Iwo Jima are (from left) astronauts Fred. W. Haise, Jr., lunar module pilot; James A. Lovell Jr., commander; and John L. Swigert Jr., command module pilot. The Apollo 13 spacecraft splashed down at 12:07:44 pm CST on April 17, 1970.
Date: 
04/17/1970
NASA Center: 
Headquarters
Subject Category: 
Apollo 13
Keywords: 
13
Audience: 
General Public
facet_what: 
Apollo 13
facet_when: 
04-17-1970
facet_when_year: 
1970
Image #: 
70-H-641
original url: 
http://grin.hq.nasa.gov/ABSTRACTS/GPN-2002-000054.html
UID: 
SPD-GRIN-GPN-2002-000054
Center: 
HQ
Center Number: 
70-H-641
GRIN DataBase Number: 
GPN-2002-000054
Creator-Photographer: 
NASA
Original Source: 
DIGITAL