“Houston, we’ve had a problem”

The now famous words spoken by Jim Lovell in 1970 in the ill-fated Apollo 13 flight. There was a reunion of astronauts and control crew to celebrate the 40th anniversary. NASAimages has many great photos and video from the flight. Here are a few of my favorites.

Video:
The news bulletin.
The duct tape fix!
Re-entry and recovery!

Images:
Tense ground control.
Success celebrated on the ground!

Check out more at NASAimages.org.

-Jeff Kaplan

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