ASTRONAUT Edgar Mitchell, the sixth man to walk on the moon as pilot on the record-setting Apollo 14 mission, has died at the age of NASA has confirmed.
Apollo 14 astronaut Edgar Mitchell once made a profound, and somewhat profane, statement about politicians.
commandmodulepilot: “Remembering Apollo 14 - Commander Alan Shepard, Command Module Pilot Stuart Roosa, and Lunar Module Pilot Edgar Mitchell launched on their nine-day mission on January 1971 to.
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Apollo 14 moonwalker Edgar Mitchell during EVA training at the Kennedy Space center, August (Apollo Archive)
Former NASA astronaut Edgar Mitchell has died, 45 years to the day since he became the sixth man ever to set foot on the moon. Mitchell piloted the lunar module during the 1971 Apollo 14 mission.