Why Do We Choose Apollo 13?

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We chose Apollo 13 because we had a great interest in that specific time in history. Learning about the facts of what has really happened. We conducted our research in books, online and in movies. We mainly focused on the facts, not the opinions. We selected our category by what would grab the audiences attention and interest the most. Our project relates to NHD by trying to reach the moon for the first time and how a tragic situation ended up happening.
Apollo 13 was the seventh manned mission in the American Apollo Space Program and the third intended to land on the moon.
Just 72 hours before the scheduled launch of Apollo 13, Ken Mattingly was removed from the mission and replaced by Jack Swiget from the back-up crew as command model pilot.
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