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The original crew of Apollo 13: Jim Lovell (commander), Ken Mattingly and Fred Haise. Mattingly was replaced by Jack Swigert, due to Mattingly's exposure to German measles.


Apollo 13 crew portrait with their Saturn V behind, including original CMP member Ken Mattingly, who was pulled from the flight 48 hours before launch and replaced with backup Jack Swigert, due to the possibility of being exposed to the measles.


Apollo 16 crew. Left to right: Mattingly, Young, Duke....Apollo 16 lands on Moon - April 20, 1972. Commander John Young, Lunar Module Pilot Charles Duke and Command Module Pilot Ken Mattingly.

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humanoidhistory: The launch of Apollo 16 on April 16, 1972. (White Winter Hymnal)

Neil Armstrong (right) and Ken Mattingly during a geology field trip in Iceland 1967 as part of astronaut training for Apollo missions to the moon. a11.s67-33609.jpg 762×519 pixels


Ken Mattingly, originally scheduled to fly on Apollo 13, was scratched due to his exposure to the measles, flew on Apollo 16 and later on the space shuttle.