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The Apollo Program

Apollo 14

Apollo 14 patch
Alan B. Shepard, Jr., commander
Stuart A. Roosa, command module pilot
Edgar D. Mitchell, lunar module pilot

Launched: 31 January 1971
Landed on Moon: 5 February 1971
near Fra Mauro crater
Returned to Earth: 9 February 1971

The third mission in which humans walked on the Moon. Commander Alan B. Shepard, Jr. and Edgar D. Mitchell made two moonwalk EVA's totaling 9 hours, 23 minutes. They collected 42.9 kg of lunar samples. At the end of the second EVA Shepard hit two golf balls.

The Apollo 14 Prime Crew Photo by Nasa

PHOTO: The Apollo 14 Prime Crew The prime crew of the Apollo 14 lunar landing mission. From left to right they are: Command Module pilot, Stuart A. Roosa, Commander, Alan B. Shepard Jr. and Lunar Module pilot Edgar D. Mitchell. The Apollo 14 mission emblem is in the background.

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