Lunar Rover Vehicle Speeds Across the Moon
May 8, 2003
The Lunar Roving Vehicle (LRV) gets a speed workout by Astronaut John W. Young in the "Grand Prix" run during the third Apollo 16 extravehicular activity (EVA-3) at the Descartes landing site. This view is a frame from motion picture film exposed by a 16mm Maurer camera held by Astronaut Charels M. Duke Jr.
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