Apollo 12 Crew in Quarantine
May 4, 2003
Rear Admiral Donald C. David, Commander, Manned Spacecraft Recovery Force, Pacific, welcomes the crew of the Apollo 12 lunar landing mission aboard the U.S.S. Hornet, prime recovery vessel for the mission. A color guard was also on hand for the welcoming ceremonies. Inside the Mobile Quarantine Facility are (left to right) Astronauts Charles Conrad Jr., commander; Richard F. Gordon Jr., command module pilot; and Alan L. Bean, lunar module pilot.
Topics: Apollo 12, Alan Bean, Apollo program, Disaster Accident, Mobile Quarantine Facility, Apollo Command/Service Module, NASA Astronaut Group 3, Apollo Lunar Module, Moon landing, Apollo 1, Pete Conrad, Apollo spacecraft, Commander