Legendary NASA Flight Director Glynn Lunney, 84, died Friday, March 19.
Lunney was a flight director for the Apollo 11 Moon landing mission, and was lead flight director for Apollo 7, the first crewed Apollo flight, and Apollo 10, the dress rehearsal for the first Moon landing, in NASA’s Mission Control Center in Houston. He led the mission control team credited with key actions that made it possible to save three Apollo 13 astronauts aboard a spacecraft disabled on the way to the Moon.
Video produced by David Anderson
NASA Remembers Legendary Flight Director Chris Kraft
Apollo 13: Home Safe
International Space Station 20th Anniversary Panel: The View from Mission Control
SpaceX Dragon Endeavour Splashdown in 4K
We are sorry that this post was not useful for you!
Let us improve this post!
Tell us how we can improve this post?