NASA Remembers Moonwalker, Shuttle Commander John Young

Space
Astronaut John Young, who walked on the Moon during Apollo 16 and commanded the first space shuttle mission, has passed away at the age of 87.

He is the only person to go into space as part of the Gemini, Apollo and space shuttle programs and was the first to fly into space six times — or seven times, when counting his liftoff from the Moon during Apollo 16.

This video is available for download from NASA’s Image and Video Library: https://images.nasa.gov/details-NHQ_2018_0106_Remembering%20NASA%20Astronaut%20John%20Young,%201930-2018.html

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