Apollo 13 (1995) Poster

(I) (1995)

Chris Ellis: Deke Slayton



  • [Jim Lovell is told that Ken Mattingly will be too sick to fly] 

    Jim Lovell : I've trained for the Fra Mauro highlands... and this is FLIGHT SURGEON HORSESHIT, Deke!

    Deke Slayton : Jim, if you hold out for Ken, you will not be on Apollo 13. It's your decision.

  • Deke Slayton : [as Swigert is piloting the command module for docking]  Come on rookie, park that thing!

  • Deke Slayton : Jim, we've got a problem. I got some blood work back from the lab. Charlie Duke has the measles.

    Jim Lovell : [Unconcerned]  So we need a new back-up.

    Deke Slayton : You've all been exposed to it.

    Jim Lovell : Oh, I've had the measles.

    Deke Slayton : Ken Mattingly hasn't.

  • Gene Kranz : Come on, I want whatever you guys got on the power-up procedures. We've got to get something up to these guys.

    Deke Slayton : Gene, they're working on it.

    Gene Kranz : I don't want the want the whole damn bible, just give me a couple of chapters. We've got to give these guys something.

    Deke Slayton : They're working on it now.

    NASA engineer : I'll get over there and get an estimate.

    Gene Kranz : Goddamnit! I don't want another estimate! I want the procedures! Now!

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