Prime Crew of the Tenth Manned Apollo Mission

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Title

Prime Crew of the Tenth Manned Apollo Mission

Alternative Title

Apollo 16 Crew

Subject

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (U.S.)
NASA
Apollo Project (U.S.)
Project Apollo (U.S.)
Apollo 16 (Spacecraft)
Astronauts--United States
Duke, Charles M.
Young, John Watts, 1930-
Mattingly, Thomas K. (Thomas Ken)
Mattingly, Ken

Description

A pre-launch publicity photograph of the crew of Apollo 16. This mission was the 10th manned Apollo mission and it was the fifth to put astronauts on the Moon. Apollo 16 launched from Launch Complex 39A at John F. Kennedy Space Center in Merritt Island, Florida, on April 16, 1972 and returned on April 27. Photographed from left to right are Command Module Pilot Ken Mattingly (1936-), Mission Commander John Young (1930-), and Lunar Module Pilot Charles Duke (1935-).

Source

Original color photographic print: Private Collection of Dr. Calvin D. Fowler.

Date Created

ca. 1972

Contributor

Fowler, Calvin "Cal" D.

Is Format Of

Digital reproduction of original color photographic print.

Is Part Of

Dr. Calvin Fowler Collection, Florida Space Coast History Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.

Format

image/jpg

Extent

240 KB

Medium

1 color photographic print

Type

Still Image

Coverage

John F. Kennedy Space Center, Merritt Island, Florida

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher
Civics/Government Teacher
Geography Teacher

Provenance

Originally created by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration and owned by Dr. Calvin D. Fowler.

Rights Holder

Copyright to this resource is held by Dr. Calvin D. Fowler and is provided here by RICHES of Central Florida for educational purposes only.

Curator

Michlowitz, Robert
Cepero, Laura

Digital Collection

External Reference

"Apollo 16." National Aeronautics and Space Administration. http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/apollo/missions/apollo16.html.

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Original Format

1 color photographic print

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