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Apollo 10 Crew

 

Apollo 10 Crew

(L) Eugene A. Cernan, Lunar Module Pilot

(C) Thomas P. Stafford, Commander

(R) John W. Young, Command Module Pilot

Crew Spaceflight Histories


Thomas P. Stafford*

Mission
Gemini VI-A
Gemini IX-A
Apollo 10
ASTP
Dates
December 15-17, 1965
July 18-21, 1966
May 18-26, 1969
July 15-24, 1975
Role
Pilot
Commander
Commander
Commander
Notes
First space rendezvous w/ Gemini VII
 
Lunar orbit, closest approach


John W. Young

Mission
Gemini 3
Gemini X
Apollo 10
Apollo 16
STS-1
STS-9
Dates
March 23, 1965
July 18-21, 1966
May 18-26, 1969
April 16-27, 1972
April 12-14, 1981
Nov 28 - Dec 8, 1983
Role
Pilot
Commander
Command Module Pilot
Commander
Commander
Commander
Notes
First to use computer on manned space flight

Lunar orbit, closest approach
Lunar landing
Maiden flight of Space Shuttle Columbia
First flight of Spacelab


Eugene Cernan

Mission
Gemini IX-A
Apollo 10
Apollo 17
Dates
July 18-21, 1966
May 18-26, 1969
December 7-19, 1972
Role
Pilot
Lunar Module Pilot
Commander
Notes
 
Lunar orbit, closest approach
Last man to walk on the Moon


Apollo 10 Backup Crew:

L. Gordon Cooper, commander
Donn F. Eisele, command module pilot
Edgar D. Mitchell, lunar module pilot