John Young Exploring the Moon with the LRV
May 8, 2003
Astronaut John W. Young, Apollo 16 commander, with a sample bag in his left hand, moves toward the bottom part of the gnomon (center) while collecting samples at the North Ray crater geological site. Note how soiled Young's extravehicular mobility unit (EMU) is during this third and final Apollo 16 extravehicular activity (EVA-3). The Lunar Roving Vehicle (LRV) is parked at upper left.
Topics: Apollo program, Human spaceflight, Space exploration, Tracy's Rock, Extravehicular Mobility Unit, Extra-vehicular activity, John Young, Apollo 16, Lunar rover, Exploration of the Moon, John Young Exploring, crater geological site, North Ray crater, LRV Astronaut, Commander