Detail View: NASA Johnson Space Center Collection: Apollo 9 prime crew on deck of ship prior to water egress training

Title: 
Apollo 9 prime crew on deck of ship prior to water egress training
Description: 
The prime crew of the Apollo 9 (Spacecraft 104/Lunar Module 3/Saturn 504) space mission stands on the deck of the NASA Motor Vessel Retriever prior to water egress training in the Gulf of Mexico. Left to right are Astronauts Russell L. Schweickart, lunar module pilot; David R. Scott, command module pilot; and James A. McDivitt, commander. In the background is the Apollo command module boilerplate which was used in the training exercise.
Date Taken: 
1968-11-05
Program: 
Apollo
Mission: 
Apollo IX
Subject Terms: 
9
facet_who: 
David R. Scott
facet_what: 
Apollo 9
facet_where: 
Gulf of Mexico
Photo ID: 
S68-54841
Film Type: 
35mm BW
UID: 
SPD-JSC-S68-54841
original url: 
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