Detail View: NASA Great Images in Nasa Collection: Spider" in Earth Orbit

Title: 
Spider" in Earth Orbit
Full Description: 
View of the Apollo 9 Lunar Module "Spider" in a lunar landing configuration photographed by Command Module pilot David Scott inside the Command/Service Module "Gumdrop" on the fifth day of the Apollo 9 earth-orbital mission. The landing gear on "Spider" has been deployed. lunar surface probes (sensors) extend out from the landing gear foot pads. Inside the "Spider" were astronauts James A. McDivitt, Apollo 9 Commander; and Russell L. Schweickart, Lunar Module pilot.
Date: 
03/07/1969
NASA Center: 
Johnson Space Center
Subject Category: 
Apollo 9
Keywords: 
9
Audience: 
General Public
facet_what: 
Apollo 9
facet_where: 
Johnson Space Center (JSC)
facet_who: 
David Scott
facet_when: 
03-07-1969
facet_when_year: 
1969
Image #: 
AS9-21-3212
original url: 
http://grin.hq.nasa.gov/ABSTRACTS/GPN-2000-001106.html
UID: 
SPD-GRIN-GPN-2000-001106
Center: 
JSC
Center Number: 
AS9-21-3212
GRIN DataBase Number: 
GPN-2000-001106
Creator-Photographer: 
NASA David Scott
Original Source: 
DIGITAL