Saturn V
Apollo 13

Saturn V | Apollo 13

National Aeronautics and Space Administration launch of a Saturn V Rocket


National Aeronautics and Space Administration was scheduled to launch a Saturn V rocket as part of the Apollo 13 mission. The launch window for the Human Exploration mission was on Sat Apr 11th 1970 2:13 PM from Launch Complex 39A, Kennedy Space Center, FL. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Saturn V and experience the excitement for yourself.


Mission

Apollo 13

Apollo 13 was the famous mission that never made it to the moon's surface because of a catastrophic malfunction on board, but the astronauts did return safely to the Earth. The mission was commanded by Jim Lovell, the Command Module Pilot was Jack Swigert, and the Lunar Module Pilot was Fred Haise. The mission launched on April 11th 1970 and the Capsule safely landed in the ocean on April 17th 1970.

Location

Launch Complex 39A, Kennedy Space Center, FL

Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

Rocket

Saturn V

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