Apollo 13 Flight, Recovery; Sikorsky (S-61B) SH-3D Sea King. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

View of Apollo 13 Command Module floating in the Pacific Ocean, April 17, 1970. Sikorsky (S-61B) SH-3D Sea King helicopters belonging to the Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron FOUR (HS-4) (numbers 406 and 66) are flying to assist.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Astronautics
  • Space flight
  • Aeronautics
  • Helicopters
  • Naval aviation

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

Restrictions & Rights

Images are subject to Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum, Copyright and Image Use Restrictions. Usage requires prior written permission. Should you wish to use NASM still images in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Photographs, available at NASM's Permissions webpage: www.nasm.si.edu/research/arch/permissions.cfm

photographer

Unknown

Date

4/17/1970

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560

Type

Two-dimensional graphics

Local number

NASM-9A12033

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