Training for a lunar mission, c 1972.
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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.