John Royer "Jack" Garman (September 11, 1944 – September 20, 2016) was a computer engineer, former senior NASA executive and noted key figure of the Apollo 11 lunar landing. As a young specialist on duty during the final descent stage on 20 July 1969 he dealt with a series of computer alarms which could have caused the mission to be aborted.
John Royer Garman
September 11, 1944
Oak Park, Illinois, U.S.
|Died||September 20, 2016 72) (aged|
near Houston, Texas, U.S.
|Alma mater||University of Michigan, B.S. 1966|
|Known for||Saving Apollo 11 mission from abort|