A tribute to the Apollo 16 mission

Apollo 16 insignia

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45th Anniversary in 2017 of Apollo 16 mission is over since: 
 
APOLLO 16
fifth manned lunar landing
Command Module:  Casper
Lunar Module:  Orion
Launch:  16-Apr-1972 17:54:00 UTC
Landing:  27-Apr-1972 19:45:05 UTC
Lunar orbit time:  5 d   05 h   49 m   32 s
Lunar landing:  21-Apr-1972 02:23:35 UTC
EVA duration: 
1. EVA:  07 h 11 m 02 s
2. EVA:  07 h 23 m 09 s
3. EVA:  05 h 40 m 03 s
Total:  20 h 14 m 14 s
Lunar surface time:  2 d   23 h   02 m   13 s
Mission duration:  11 d   01 h   51 m   05 s
THE APOLLO 16 CREW

John W. Young (c)  - Commander
T. Kenneth Mattingly (l)  - Command Module Pilot
Charles M. Duke (r)  - Lunar Module Pilot
John Young (c), Ken Mattingly (l), Charles Duke (r)
Lunar Grand Prix

Famous is John Young's test with the LRV which later was called the "Grand Prix".

Berühmt ist die Testfahrt John Youngs mit dem LRV, die später auch "Grand Prix" genannt wurde.


Apollo 16 Panorama Assembly, LMP Charles Duke in two different postions close to Plum Crater
Apollo 16 Panorame Montage, LMP Charles Duke in zwei verschiedenen Positionen nahe dem Plum Krater
Apollo 16 Panorama photo composition
Assembly by Mike Constantine of moonpans.com, GNU Free Documentation License