Apollo 13 Re-entry
Apollo 13 Re-entry section main page
Early on 18th April 1970, Australian Eastern Time.
In this sub-section:
Photos and newspaper coverage updated
Mike Dinn’s Groundtrack map for Apollo 13 TLI has been annotated to show the splashdown location. Honeysuckle was the last ground station to track Apollo 13 before re-entry, when the ARIA took over the comms.
Click the image for a 730kb scan of the entire map.