John Young, Apollo 16About this photograph
Astronaut John W. Young, commander of the Apollo 16 lunar landing mission, leaps from the lunar surface as he salutes the U.S. Flag at the Descartes landing site during the first Apollo 16 extravehicular activity (EVA - 1). Astronaut Charles M. Duke Jr., lunar module pilot, took this picture. The Lunar Module (LM) ' Orion ' is on the left. The Lunar Roving Vehicle is parked beside the LM.Read more Read less
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