Detail View: NASA Johnson Space Center Collection: View of Mission Control Center during the Apollo 13 emergency return

Title: 
View of Mission Control Center during the Apollo 13 emergency return
Description: 
Overall view showing some of the activity in the Mission Operations Control Room (MOCR) of the Mission Control Center (MCC) during the final 24 hours of the Apollo 13 mission. Here, flight controllers and several NASA/MSC Officials confer at the flight director's console. When this picture was made, the Apollo 13 moon landing had been cancelled and the Apollo 13 crewmen were in transearth trajectory attempting to bring their crippled spacecraft back home (35368); Discussion in the MOCR dealing with the Apollo 13 crewmen during their final day in space. From left to right are Glynn S. Lunney, Shift 4 Flight Director; Gerald D. Griffin, SHift 2 Flight Director; Astronaut James A. McDivitt, Manager, APollo Spacecraft Program, MSC; Dr. Donald K. Slayton, Director of Flight Crew Operations, MSC; and Dr. Willard R. Hawkins, M.D., Shift 1 Flight Surgeon (35369).
Date Taken: 
1970-04-16
Program: 
Apollo
Mission: 
Apollo XIII
Subject Terms: 
13
facet_who: 
Gerald D. Griffin
facet_what: 
Apollo 13
facet_where: 
Johnson Space Center (JSC)
Photo ID: 
S70-35368
Film Type: 
35mm BW
UID: 
SPD-JSC-S70-35368
original url: 
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