Apollo 7 Tracking: Personal Recollections
Apollo 7, as the first manned Apollo mission, was what the Apollo stations of the MSFN had been training for.
Here are some personal recollections –
Mike Dinn, Honeysuckle Creek Deputy Director
Mike Dinn, Deputy Director of Honeysuckle Creek, May 1968.
Photo by Hamish Lindsay, scan by Colin Mackellar.
Bruce Window, MSFN Ops Supervisor HSKX (Honeysuckle Wing at Tidbinbilla)
HSKX – the Honeysuckle “Wing”, DSS42 at Tidbinbilla.
This photo was taken closer to Apollo 11. Bruce Window is seated third from the end on the right hand side (left arm outretched, white shirt).
Personnel are (from lower right, going towards Antenna CRT Rack):
With thanks to Bruce Window, Stew Burton, Keith Aldworth and Hamish Lindsay for the names.
Scan by Ken Sheridan – photo courtesy Michael Bott.