Alan Bean: Fourth man to walk on Moon dies aged 86, Nasa announces

Alan Bean passed away at Houston Methodist Hospital on Saturday after a short illness. Alan Bean flew twice into space, first as the lunar module pilot on Apollo 12, the second moon landing mission, in November 1969. “Alan Bean was the most extraordinary person I ever met,” said astronaut Mike Massimino, who flew on two space shuttle missions to service the Hubble Space Telescope.

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