Detail View: NASA Great Images in Nasa Collection: Haise Commands First Enterprise Test Flights

Title: 
Haise Commands First Enterprise Test Flights
Full Description: 
The first crew members for the Space Shuttle Approach and Landing Tests (ALT) are photographed at the Rockwell International Space Division's Orbiter Assembly Facility at Palmdale, California. The Shuttle Enterprise is Commanded by former Apollo 13 Lunar Module pilot, Fred Haise (left) with C. Gordon Fullerton as pilot. The Shuttle Orbiter Enterprise was named after the fictional Starship Enterprise from the popular 1960's television series, Star Trek.
Date: 
09/17/1976
NASA Center: 
Johnson Space Center
Subject Category: 
Space Shuttle
Keywords: 
ALT
Audience: 
General Public
facet_what: 
Apollo 13
facet_where: 
California
facet_who: 
C. Gordon Fullerton
facet_when: 
09-17-1976
facet_when_year: 
1976
Image #: 
S76-29566
original url: 
http://grin.hq.nasa.gov/ABSTRACTS/GPN-2000-001421.html
UID: 
SPD-GRIN-GPN-2000-001421
Center: 
JSC
Center Number: 
S76-29566
GRIN DataBase Number: 
GPN-2000-001421
Creator-Photographer: 
NASA
Original Source: 
DIGITAL