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Apollo 13 Moments of Interest / 005:10:15 Surgeon talks about mission
« on: February 26, 2020, 12:48:02 pm »

Surgeon talks about the mission with a Dr Weaver


Call continues with a talk with Ken Mattingly.

Apollo 13 Moments of Interest / 001:20:09 SPAN is puzzled about info
« on: February 26, 2020, 12:44:18 pm »

SPAN can't figure out how someone got information before it was released.


Someone is called out of bed unnecessarily.


Moments earlier, Vance Brand broke the key inside the PYRO ARM lock. Now PAD LEADER, space legend Guenther Wendt has stepped in to remove the broken key and fetch a new one!


Vance Brand breaks a key into a lock that protect important pyrotechnical ARM switches in Command  Module.

Apollo 13 Moments of Interest / -03:38:51 Command Module Key broken!
« on: February 26, 2020, 12:06:17 pm »

Capcom Kerwin listens to pad crew talking about switch protector key being broken while attempting to open it!


Launch communicator astronaut Paul Weitz calls Mission Control, asks for Kerwin.


Glynn Lunney hushes the busy Mission Control and we hear Lovell speaking from onboard the spacecraft.


Come checks with the spacecraft on the pad.


Joe Kerwin does a comm check with Apollo 13 while on the pad.


Dr Berry, Flight Surgeon, talks about grounded astronaut Ken Mattingly


A prelaunch conversation notes that everything's been going real smooth.

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