Recovery After Splashdown

Recovery After Splashdown Space & Rockets


Stock #: 167918
Type: Postcard
Era: Continental Chrome
Size: 4" x 6" (10.25 x 15.25 cm)
Additional Details:
Series CC25926
Apollo 11 Moon Landing - July 20, 1969. Recovery Area in the Pacific Ocean, 900 miles south-west of Hawaii. The Apollo 11 astronauts prepare to be hoisted aboard recovery helicopter following their splashdown on July 24, 1969. After their successful lunar landing mission, the space pilots entered the Mobile Quarantine Facility aboard the USS Hornet.