Celebrating Apollo 13's Anniversary in Style
I've met a number of Apollo-era astronauts and flight directors at past events like Spacefest and Astronaut Scholarship Foundation shows, but two men I'd never met were Apollo 13 commander Jim Lovell and Flight Director Gene Kranz, so going in I was ...
Happy 87th birthday James Lovell
That man is James A. Lovell Jr. On this date in 1928 James Arthur Lovell Jr. was born in Cleveland, Ohio. Shortly after he was ... His third mission was Apollo 8 where he was once again teamed with Frank Borman where along with William Ander became the ...
James Lovell Fast Facts
KCCI Des Moines
December 21-27, 1968 - Along with crewmen Frank Borman and William Anders, Lovell serves as command module pilot of Apollo 8, the first manned mission to the moon. April 11-17, 1970 - Serves as commander of Apollo 13 with crew John Swigert and ...
Faith Focus: Believing in God requires brains
Chattanooga Times Free Press
Apollo 8 astronauts Bill Anders, Jim Lovell and Frank Borman were orbiting the moon. ... Bill Anders began: "We are now approaching lunar sunrise, and for all the people back on Earth, the crew of Apollo 8 has a message that we would like to send to you.