ERIC Number: ED059040
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1970
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Apollo 13, Houston, We've Got a Problem.
National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC.
The dramatic events of Apollo 13 are summarized in this collection of photographs, descriptions, and portions of dialog between the astronauts and Mission Control. What was planned as the third manned lunar landing resulted in a perilous rescue with the lunar module serving as a lifeboat to supply necessary power after an explosion disabled the command module over 200,000 miles out from Earth. (PR)
Descriptors: Aerospace Education, Aerospace Technology, Instructional Materials, Lunar Research, Moons, Photographs, Resource Materials, Space Sciences
Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 ($0.75 1970-384-459)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC.