BOOM! APRIL 13, 1970 NOT YOUR TYPICAL DAY IN SPACE.
Apollo Translunar / Transearth Trajectory Plotting Chart (ATT), Apollo Mission 13. Diagram in color with extensive annotations and astronaut signatures. First Edition, March 16, 1970. 24 by 20 inches.
INSCRIBED and SIGNED: "Our 'problem' occurred 200,000 miles from earth! 13 April 1970, FRED HAISE, Apollo 13 LMP." He has marked an "X" where the explosion occurred along the flight path and added: "Boom! April 13, 1970, 10:08 pm EST, Freddo" with the number 13 underlined to emphasize the coincidental numbering of the flight and date.
Additionally SIGNED and INSCRIBED: "JAMES LOVELL, Apollo 13 CDR."
A striking illustration of how far away from Earth the Apollo 13 spacecraft was when the Service Module's oxygen tank exploded. The complex steps of a lunar mission are illustrated from a north polar view. Earth launch, lunar and earth coast phases, lunar orbit insertion, lunar landing - liftoff, the transearth injection, and earth return are all dimensionally illustrated.