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Group honors engineers who helped save Apollo 13 crew

Posted: 4/20/2005 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 389   Submitted By:clayroy   Category: Space   Source: www.usatoday.com
HOUSTON — A group of engineers was honored Tuesday for concocting a plan using plastic bags, cardboard and duct tape to save Apollo 13’s astronauts after their spacecraft was crippled by an explosion 35 years ago.






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