Former NASA Flight Director Dies

“Glynn S. Lunney, one of NASA’s first flight directors, who had a major role in guiding astronauts to the moon and whose cool decision-making under pressure helped save the Apollo 13 mission in 1970 after an onboard explosion, died March 19 at his home in Clear Lake, Tex. He was 84.” Read the full article which includes a link to a documentary about Apollo 13, and also an oral history with Lunney, here.

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