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.
Ken Mattingly - AU grad & astronaut (whom Gary Sinise portrayed in the movie Apollo 13).
Apollo 13 Crew: Commander James A. Lovell, Jr, Command Module Pilot T. Kenneth Mattingly II, and Lunar Module Pilot Fred W. Haise, Jr. April 17, 1970
Ken Mattingly Apollo 16 suit
Ken Mattingly; Apollo 16, STS-4, STS-51C
FIGURE 86.-Astronauts Ken Mattingly and Neil Armstrong. studying geology in Iceland.
Apollo 16 Além de passearem pela superfície lunar, os astronautas também coletaram 95,8 kg de amostras lunares. Enquanto Duke e Young recolhiam os pedaços, o piloto Ken Mattingly orbitou a Lua 64 vezes por 126 horas.
The launch of Apollo 16 on April 16, 1972.
Apollo 16 astronaut Ken Mattingly suits up for training on December 2, 1971