Apollo 9 astronaut David Scott, 1969.
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Dresed in full Apollo spacesuit, Scott is getting into an Apollo Command Module during a ground training exercise. Apollo 9 was launched by a Saturn V rocket on 3rd March 1969, carrying astronauts James McDivitt, Scott and Rusell Schweickart into Earth orbit where they tested the full Apollo Moon craft for the first time. Scott later flew on Apollo 15, becoming the seventh man to walk on the Moon.