Safe Splashdown of Apollo 13 Spacecraft and Crew
May 5, 2003
The Apollo 13 Command Module splashed down in the South Pacific at 12:07:44 p.m., April 17, 1970. In this view the capsule has just hit the water and its parachutes are still fully deployed.
Topics: Disaster Accident, Apollo Command/Service Module, Apollo 13, Apollo program, South Pacific, Environment, AS-202, Splashdown, Apollo 1, Apollo 11, Apollo spacecraft