Astronaut Edwin Aldrin Deploying the EASEP
April 28, 2003
Astronaut Edwin E. Aldrin Jr., lunar module pilot, is photographed during the Apollo 11 extravehicular activity on the Moon. He has just deployed the Early Apollo Scientific Experiments Package (EASEP). In the foreground is the Passive Seismic Experiment Package (PSEP); beyond it is the Laser Ranging RetroReflector (LR-3); in the center background is the United States flag; in the left background is the black and white lunar surface television camera; in the far right background is the Lunar Module. Astronaut Neil A. Armstrong, commander, took this photograph with a 70mm lunar surface camera.
Topics: Apollo Lunar Surface Experiments Package, Apollo 11, Apollo program, Third-party evidence for Apollo Moon landings, Moon landing conspiracy theories, Apollo spacecraft, Neil Armstrong, Extra-vehicular activity, Apollo Lunar Module, Aldrin, Moon, Buzz Aldrin, Astronaut