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Top 7 Most Famous Fred Haise Quotes on Space Travel and Apollo 13
Fred Haise Short Biography
In 1966 he was chosen to be a part of NASA Astronaut Group 5 along with 19 other new astronauts. During this time, he served as a reserve Lunar Module Pilot for both the Apollo 8 and Apollo 11 mission flights. It was on the Apollo 13 mission that Haise had developed a urinary tract infection that left him in pain throughout the entire mission, which he powered through to complete the flight.
The Apollo program closed in 1977, after which Haise was reassigned to the space shuttle program where he piloted the Enterprise.
He retired from NASA in 1979, after more than 15 years with the agency, he then became Vice President for Space Programs of Grumman Aerospace Corporation.
On October 4, 1997, he was inducted into the U.S. Astronaut Hall of fame.
- 50 Years After Apollo 13, Fred Haise Talks Virus, Regrets – military.com
- Great Moments in Engineering History: Apollo 13 – engineering.com
- Fred Haise: Yes, He’d Love to Have Been on Apollo 11 – floridaytoday.com
Here are the best Fred Haise quotes so you can be determined to persevere through unbearable hardships.
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