Astronaut John Young Exploring the Moon
May 8, 2003
Astronaut John W. Young, commander of the Apollo 16 lunar landing mission, reaches for tools in the Apollo lunar hand tool carrier at the aft end of the Lunar Roving Vehicle during the second Apollo 16 extravehicular activity (EVA-2) at the Descartes landing site. This photograph was taken by Astronaut Charles M. Duke Jr., lunar module pilot. This view is looking south from the base of Stone Mountain.
Topics: Hospitality Recreation, Charles Duke, Lunar rover, Apollo program, Extra-vehicular activity, John Young, Apollo Lunar Module, Moon landing, Apollo 17, Apollo 16, Apollo spacecraft