Apollo 8 Rescue Net

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Created:

08/29/2017 1:50

Photographer:

Eric Long

ID #:

A19700321000-NASM2018-10804

Source:

Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum
Credit:

his Air Rescue Net was used December 27, 1968, to recover the Apollo 8 astronauts and it was taken out of service following the rescue. The U.S. Navy transferred it to the Smithsonian in 1969.

Rights Usage:

Public Domain

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No Known Copyright or Other Restrictions

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