Charles Moss Duke, Jr. (born October 3, 1935) is a retired US Air Force brigadier general, and a former United States astronaut for NASA. As lunar module pilot for Apollo 16 in 1972, he became the tenth and youngest person to walk on the Moon.
Astronaut en maanwandelaar CharlieDuke geeft NU.nl een rondleiding over 'A Human Adventure', de tentoonstelling over ruimtevaart door NASA. Hij vertelt over zijn ervaringen tijdens de Apollo 16 missie en zijn verblijf op de maan. 'A Human Adventure' is vanaf donderdag geopend.
“Persevere because the Lord is there.” CharlieDuke was born in Charlotte, NC in 1935. Led by a desire to serve his country, Duke attended the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland. Following graduation, he was commissioned into the U.S. […]
20.02.2010 by firstname.lastname@example.org (Machbusterman) A vintage NASA lithograph portrait of Apollo 16 LMP CharlieDuke. Beautifully signed in black sharpie with Duke adding "Apollo 16". Guaranteed authentic and from my personal collection. Shipping cost is $9 for UK (recorded delivery) and ...
28.07.2012 - Apollo 11 capcom and Apollo 16 lunar module pilot CharlieDuke addresses Monte Sano Methodist Church in Alabama, July […] appropriate that astronaut CharlieDuke - the 10th human to set foot on the moon - was the guest of honor at the churchs "Lunar
CharlieDuke at Descartes Lunar Rover Model Signed by CharlieDukeCharlieDuke at Descartes Lunar Rover Model Signed by CharlieDuke In April 1972, astronauts CharlieDuke and John Young drove the Lunar Rover across the Descartes region of the rugged lunar highlands the roughest terrain yet encountered on the moon. The discoveries they made and the samples they collected on the Apollo 16 mission radically redefined our understanding of lunar evolution. Our limited-edition Proach Signature Series model, CharlieDuke at Descartes features an incredibly detailed replica of the Lunar Rover and captures a moment when Charlie is preparing to do a sampling of the lunar surface. It has been personally signed by Charlie himself. Model Features: Impeccably detailed and durable limited edition model of the Lunar Rover in 1/48 scale Soiled figure of Astronaut CharlieDuke Extra figure of John Young sitting on the Rover is also included in this set Realistic lunar surface mounted on black walnut base with name plate and full-color flight emblem mounted right on the nameplate SORRY, NO DISCOUNTS
[Last Friday I travelled to Glasgow, Scotland, to meet one of my Apollo astronaut heroes, Apollo 16 Lunar Module Pilot CharlieDuke. You can read the first part of this post here.] The John and Charlie Show: Apollo 16 Finally it came time for Charlie to fly in space himself, piloting Apollo 16's Lunar Module…
Apollo 16 landed in the Descartes highlands, very rocky with spectacular mountain ranges. Here Lunar Module Pilot Charles M. Duke salutes the flag, with the LM and Lunar Rover behind him.- CharlieDuke: Moonwalker Autographs