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.

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.

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FIGURE 86.-Astronauts Ken Mattingly and Neil Armstrong. studying geology in Iceland.

FIGURE 86.-Astronauts Ken Mattingly and Neil Armstrong. studying geology in Iceland.

Ken 'TK' Mattingly - CMP for Apollo 16

Ken 'TK' Mattingly - CMP for Apollo 16

The original crew of Apollo 13:  Jim Lovell (commander), Ken Mattingly and Fred Haise. Mattingly was replaced by Jack Swigert, due to Mattingly's exposure to German measles.

The original crew of Apollo 13: Jim Lovell (commander), Ken Mattingly and Fred Haise. Mattingly was replaced by Jack Swigert, due to Mattingly's exposure to German measles.

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Tom Hanks, Gary Sinise & Bill Paxton as Jim Lovell, Thomas 'Ken' Mattingly & Fred Haise (Apollo 13, 1995)

Tom Hanks, Gary Sinise & Bill Paxton as Jim Lovell, Thomas 'Ken' Mattingly & Fred Haise (Apollo 13, 1995)

Ken Mattingly, originally scheduled to fly on Apollo 13, was scratched due to his exposure to the measles, flew on Apollo 16 and later on the space shuttle.

Ken Mattingly, originally scheduled to fly on Apollo 13, was scratched due to his exposure to the measles, flew on Apollo 16 and later on the space shuttle.

#8: GREAT LOT OF OLD UNOPENED BASEBALL CARDS IN PACKS Look for Hall-of-Famers Such As Cal Ripken Ken Griffey Jr Nolan Ryan Frank Thomas Don Mattingly  Wade Boggs George Brett & Tony Gwynn.

#8: GREAT LOT OF OLD UNOPENED BASEBALL CARDS IN PACKS Look for Hall-of-Famers Such As Cal Ripken Ken Griffey Jr Nolan Ryan Frank Thomas Don Mattingly Wade Boggs George Brett & Tony Gwynn.

On April 25, 1972, Apollo 16 astronaut T. K. Mattingly performed a cislunar EVA during the return trip from Moon. | Photo credit: NASA

On April 25, 1972, Apollo 16 astronaut T. K. Mattingly performed a cislunar EVA during the return trip from Moon. | Photo credit: NASA

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Ken Mattingly Apollo 16 suit

Ken Mattingly Apollo 16 suit

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