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  • Astronaut John W. Young - Apollo 16 - Page 6
    Young and Duke signatures Med Lg Young training Video Clip Video clips of Apollo 16 mission a16mix mov 3 93mb Med 409kb Lg 3074kb Med 531kb Lg 3948kb Med Lg And yet another version Crew posing with LRV trainer Med Lg Med Lg Med Lg 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25

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  • Astronaut John W. Young - Apollo 16 - Page 20
    Apollo to know how much this nation values your splendid efforts The moon flight program has captured the imagination of our times as has no other human endeavor You and your team have in fact written the first chapter in the history of man s exploration of space and all future achievements must credit all of you for having blazed the path Countless people throughout the world will soon be sharing with you the excitement of Apollo 16 s voyage and I know I speak for all of them in conveying to you my warmest best wishes for a safe and successful flight Good luck President Richard Nixon in a letter to Apollo Program Director Rocco Petrone prior to the Apollo 16 launch 1972 Med Lg slightly different version Med Lg Apollo 16 launch Med Lg Command Module Casper Lunar Module Orion The lunar module was named Orion after the constellation of the same name this constellation would be visible to the crew throughout the mission The command module was named Casper after the cartoon character Casper the Friendly Ghost Med 288kb Lg 2320kb Med Lg Med Lg 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12

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  • John W. Young - photos
    NASA Photo ID unknown Date taken 04 16 72 Apollo 16 crew on way to launch Source photo in my possession If directed to this page by a search engine

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  • Astronaut John W. Young - Apollo 16 - Page 19
    the van Young showed no signs of command pilot syndrome during the Apollo 16 launch since the command pilot has more responsibility he usually has the fastest heartbeat during launch Young s heartbeat registered at only 108 beats per minute Duke s was 130 and Mattingly s 115 Med 494kb Lg 3570kb Launch Complex 39 Pad A Med Lg Young being assisted into capsule Sealing the capsule 1 2 3

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  • John W. Young - photos
    16 Flight Crew Astronauts Thomas K Mattingly II John W Young and Charles M Duke Jr prepare for a mission simulation in the trainer The National Aeronautics and Space Administration Apollo 16 the fifth Apollo Lunar Landing is scheduled to land in the mountainous highland region near the Crater Descartes to explore the area for a three day period collecting surface material making geological observations and deploying the fourth Geophysical

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  • Astronaut John W. Young - Apollo 16 - Page 21
    36 37 38 39 40 41 42 Links Soviet poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko the first Soviet dignitary to accept an invitation to watch an Apollo launch described his reaction to the Apollo 16 launch It was beautiful it was poetry It was a great impression It s really a beautiful show this white tender body of a rocket supported by the clumsy but sometimes tender hands of the red gantry tower I absolutely had the feeling of one big brother embracing his sister before a long way a long road It was wonderful Silence not people No press Nothing The sky the ground the rocket It was so beautiful Med Lg Med Lg At about 30 000 miles out the Earth changes from three dimensional to flat like a picture on the wall Med Lg you start wondering whether you haven t bit off more than you can chew John Young Med 417kb Lg 2775kb BW 300kb Crew preparing for mission simulation 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39

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  • John W. Young - photos
    Map NASA Photo ID AS16 0104 3 Date Taken March 1972 Apollo 16 astronauts posing next to a Lunar Rover trainer at the Kennedy Space Center Source photo in my possession If directed to this page by a search engine

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  • John W. Young - photos
    site Dana Holland and John Young taken October 14 1999 at the Festival of Flight Gala in association with Wings Over Houston Captain Young was receiving the Lloyd P Nolen Lifetime Achievement Award If directed to this page by a

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