Astronaut in an Apollo Command Module, 1969-1971.
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Astronaut David Scott inside an Apollo Command Module during ground tests. The hatch of the Command Module is open and the blue colour of the protective coating on the Module prior to launch can be seen. Scott flew three misions in space; on Gemini 8 in 1966, Apollo 9 in 1969 and on Apollo 15 to the Moon in July 1971, the mision on which he became the seventh man to walk on the lunar surface.