Lunar Module Pilot

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Length Of A Module
... In abstract algebra, the length of a module is a measure of the module's "size" ... Modules with finite length share many important properties with finite-dimensional vector spaces ... Other concepts used to 'count' in ring and module theory are depth and height these are both somewhat more subtle to define ...
Service Module
... A service module (or equipment module) is a spacecraft compartment containing a variety of support systems used for spacecraft operations ... Usually located in the uninhabited area of the spacecraft, the service module is jettisoned upon the completion of the mission, and usually burns up during atmospheric reentry ... The service module is the equivalent to the spacecraft bus assembly on unmanned spacecraft ...
Apollo 13 - Crew - Prime and Backup Crew
... Eisele (Command Module Pilot) Edgar D ... Mitchell (Lunar Module Pilot) However, Deke Slayton, NASA's Director of Flight Crew Operations, never intended to rotate Cooper and Eisele to another mission, as both were out of favor with ... to assign him to a future Apollo Applications Program mission rather than a lunar mission, but this program was eventually cut down to only the Skylab component ...
NASA Astronaut Group 3 - Group Members
... Aldrin, Jr, USAF (2 flights) Gemini 12 - November 1966 - Pilot - First productive EVA without tiring Apollo 11 - July 1969 - Lunar Module Pilot - First manned lunar landing Aldrin ... Anders, USAF (1 flight) Apollo 8 - December 1968 - Lunar Module Pilot - First manned circumlunar flight Anders was responsible for significant photography Charles A ... Bassett, II, USAF (1931-1966) Selected as Pilot for Gemini 9, but died in a T-38 plane crash less than four months before the mission ...
Moonwalkers - Prime Crew Members - From Astronaut Group 5
... Kenneth Mattingly II – selected as prime Command Module Pilot for Apollo 13, Mattingly was exposed to German measles days before the flight and was ... – flew as Lunar Module Pilot on the unsuccessful Apollo 13 ... was selected to command the Apollo 19 lunar landing, which was later cancelled ...

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    A bird half wakened in the lunar noon
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