Splashdown of Apollo 9 Spacecraft
April 28, 2003
Apollo 9 spacecraft approaches touchdown in the Atlantic recovery area to conclude a successful ten-day, earth-orbital space mission. Splashdown occurred at 12:00:53 p.m., March 13, 1969.
Topics: Environment, Disaster Accident, Human spaceflight, Spaceflight, Space exploration, Splashdown, Apollo 9, Gemini 8, Apollo 17, Apollo program