People at Tidbinbilla – 1970s



Viking shifts

DSS42 and 43 Tidbinbilla Viking Shifts, 14th October 1976.

Photo by Hamish Lindsay. 2019 scan by Colin Mackellar from the 4x5 inch negative. Large, Larger.


Viking shifts

DSS42 and 43 Tidbinbilla Viking Shifts, 14th October 1976.

1. Jack Dickinson
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3. Andy Jary
4. Bob Roseller ?
5. Noel Henderson
6. Keith Aldworth
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9. Ian Burnie ?
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13. Geoff Smith
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15. Bernie Palmer
16. Tony Keillor
17. Ron Hargreaves.

Photo: Hamish Lindsay, scan: Colin Mackellar. Thanks to John Heath, Bruce Window, Keith Aldworth and Peter Churchill for the names.


Tom Reid and John Cummings

AWA Company Senior Representative (CSR) John Cummings (left) with Station Director Tom Reid who had transferred from Honeysuckle to Tidbinbilla in 1970. Photo undated. Photo preserved by Mike Dinn.


Stew Burton

Stew Burton at the USB console at DSS 43, 1970s.

Stew came over from Tidbinbilla to Honeysuckle to help support Apollo 8, but was at Tid for the rest of Apollo.

Scan: Stew Burton.





 

 

Les Whaley - Analog console Bob Cudmore – Instrumentation Section Leader Jack Rothwell – Antenna Engineer Peter Papps – Magnetic recording John Heath – Microwave Engineer Bob Leslie – Station Director Neil McVicar – Receiver Technician Paddy Johnstone – Ops Controller Dave Watts – Antenna Technician Mal Glenn – JPL Rep