* One of the things the various space agencies do is take some of their Astronauts (or equivalents) to the Moon. This includes the crew of Apollo 13, with Eugene Kranz being [=CapCom=]. The only one missing is Jack Swigert...
* When one of the mechs defending Mecca is crippled, an old man among those who rush to help the pilot asks Allah to [[BalancingDeathsBooks take him instead of the pilot]]. [[HeroicSacrifice His wish is granted]].
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