American flag on the moon could be seen to "wave," which was
thought to be caused by a sudden gust of wind. In reality, it is plainly
obvious that the flag is being moved around by the astronauts as they twist
the pole into the hard lunar surface.
the first Apollo landing, astronauts commented on how difficult it was to
insert the flag into the ground. They encountered very hard ground at about
9-11 inches, and had to twist the metal pole repeatedly to get it to seat in
the surface properly.
will never see the flag waving on the moon, because it never happened. The
flag was on the airless Moon, just as we all knew all along.