Apollo 16 Astronaut Training
May 8, 2003
Astronaut Thomas K. Mattingly II, command module pilot of the planned Apollo 16 lunar landing mission, participates in extravehicular activity (EVA) simulations in the water facility tank in building 5 at the Manned Spacecraft Center during training preparations for the forthcoming mission. Mattinly is scheduled to perform EVA during the transearth journey of the Apollo 16 mission.
Topics: Apollo program, Human spaceflight, Exploration of the Moon, Extra-vehicular activity, Moon landing, Apollo 17, Ken Mattingly, Apollo 16, Astronaut Training Astronaut, Thomas K. Mattingly II, Manned Spacecraft Center, command module pilot