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Training for a Lunar Mission December 2, 2005

Posted by jtintle in Apollo 17, Astronaut, Earth, Eugene A. Cernan, Harrison H. Schmitt, Kennedy Space Center, NASA, Space Fotos.
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Harrison H. Schmitt (foreground), lunar module pilot, simulates scooping up lunar sample material. Mission commander, astronaut Eugene A. Cernan, is in the background.

Two members of the prime crew of the Apollo 17 lunar landing mission participate in lunar surface extravehicular activity simulation training at the Kennedy Space Center, Florida. Scientist-astronaut Harrison H. Schmitt (foreground), lunar module pilot, simulates scooping up lunar sample material. Astronaut Eugene A. Cernan (background), commander, holds a sample bag.

Image Credit: NASA

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