Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas

May 22, 1969: Thomas Stafford & Eugene Cernan pilot the Apollo 10 15 km (9.4 mi) above the lunar surface in a dress rehearsal for the first moon landing.

19
6

(13 December 1972) --- Scientist-astronaut Harrison H. Schmitt is photographed working beside a huge boulder at Station 6 (base of North Massif) during the third Apollo 17 Extravehicular Activity (EVA-3) at the Taurus-Littrow landing site. The front portion of the Lunar Roving Vehicle (LRV) is visible on the left. This picture was taken by astronaut Eugene A. Cernan, Apollo 17 commander.

40
3

On June 5, 1966, Gemini 9A Commander Eugene Cernan spent more than 2 hours on a spacewalk, taking this photo while standing in the open hatch over the Pacific Ocean. (NASA/JSC/ASU

45
7

NASA Astronaut Gene Cernan turns 81 today. He was born 3-14 in 1934. He was the last man to walk on the moon on the final 1972 Apollo 17 moon landing. He's been to space 3 times as both pilot and commander.

11
1

Harrison H. Schmit :: The last men on the Moon :: Astronaut Eugene Cernan walks toward the Lunar Roving Vehicle near the landing site of Apollo 17 in the Taurus-Littrow lunar valley, 19 Dec. 1972

32
3

December, 1972: Apollo 17 Harrison Schmitt works beside the Lunar Rover on the rim of Shorty Crater, in a photo shot by his crewmate Eugene Cernan. The crater was a landmark of their landing area in the Taurus-Littrow Valley on the Moon, the last place visited by humans since the end of the Apollo program. NASA photo.

35
13
8