|| Apollo 16 orbiting the moon... Love the very smooth , almost looks carved crater!

|| Apollo 16 orbiting the moon... Love the very smooth , almost looks carved crater!

pin 47
heart 5
Apollo 16 was the tenth manned mission in the American Apollo space program, the fifth & penultimate to land on the Moon and the first to land in the lunar highlands. The second of the so-called J-missions, the mission was crewed by Commander John Young, Lunar Module Pilot Charles Duke and Command Module Pilot Ken Mattingly. Launched from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida at 12:54 PM EST on April 16, 1972, the mission lasted 11 days, 1 hour, & 51 minutes, & concluded at 2:54 pm EST…

Apollo 16 was the tenth manned mission in the American Apollo space program, the fifth & penultimate to land on the Moon and the first to land in the lunar highlands. The second of the so-called J-missions, the mission was crewed by Commander John Young, Lunar Module Pilot Charles Duke and Command Module Pilot Ken Mattingly. Launched from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida at 12:54 PM EST on April 16, 1972, the mission lasted 11 days, 1 hour, & 51 minutes, & concluded at 2:54 pm EST…

pin 9
heart 5
The Apollo 16 crew: Thomas K. Mattingly II, command module pilot; John W. Young, commander; and Charles M. Duke Jr., lunar module pilot.

The Apollo 16 crew: Thomas K. Mattingly II, command module pilot; John W. Young, commander; and Charles M. Duke Jr., lunar module pilot.

pin 4
heart 2
Ken 'TK' Mattingly - CMP for Apollo 16

Ken 'TK' Mattingly - CMP for Apollo 16

NASA has just posted thousands of photos taken by Apollo astronauts during their visits to the moon

NASA has just posted thousands of photos taken by Apollo astronauts during their visits to the moon

pin 31
heart 2
Looking Back: Dr. George Carruthers and Apollo 16 Far Ultraviolet Camera/Spectrograph image of the day

Looking Back: Dr. George Carruthers and Apollo 16 Far Ultraviolet Camera/Spectrograph image of the day

NASA's Apollo 16 (April 21, 1972) ~ Astronauts John Young and Charlie Duke go on the first moonwalk of the Apollo 16 mission. [GIF]

NASA's Apollo 16 (April 21, 1972) ~ Astronauts John Young and Charlie Duke go on the first moonwalk of the Apollo 16 mission. [GIF]

Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas
Search