What Apollo 15 Got Right
A post-splashdown scandal did not undermine the mission’s scientific achievements.
- By Diane Tedeschi
- AirSpaceMag.com, May 13, 2011
NASA/ David R. Scott
Jim Irwin checks out the battery-powered lunar rover during the first of three extravehicular explorations of the moon’s surface. During the three outings, Irwin and Dave Scott spent more than 18 hours examining the terrain of Hadley Rille and the Apennine mountain range.