Apollo 8 Crew Arrive Aboard the Carrier U.S.S. Yorktown
April 23, 2003
The Apollo 8 crew stands in the doorway of a recovery helicopter after arriving aboard the carrier U.S.S. Yorktown, prime recovery ship for the historic Apollo 8 lunar orbit mission. Left to right, are Astronauts Frank Borman, commander; James A Lovell Jr., command module pilot; and William A. Anders, lunar module pilot.
Topics: Disaster Accident, Frank Borman, Apollo 8, Apollo program, William Anders, Jim Lovell, Apollo 9, Apollo spacecraft, William A. Anders, Astronauts Frank Borman, James A. Lovell , Jr., command module pilot, lunar module pilot, Commander