Apollo 11 Anniversary Resources!

Apollo Astronauts’ Stories Stuff of Legend

Some of the old fighter jocks look elderly now, stooped, white-haired, slow to get out of a chair. But they tell great stories, some of them funny, and all of them historic.


Apollo 11

The Apollo 11 mission was the first manned mission to land on the moon. It was the fifth human spaceflight of Project Apollo and the third human voyage to the Moon or Moon orbit.


Apollo 11 Mission

The mission of Apollo 11 was to land two men on the lunar surface and return them safely to earth. The launch took place at Kennedy Space Center …


Apollo 11 Home

The first steps by humans on another planetary body were taken by Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin …


Apollo 11 Mission Summary

The Apollo 11 spacecraft was launched from Cape Kennedy at13:32:00 UT on July 16, 1969. After 2 hr. and 33 min. in Earth orbit, the S-IVB engine was …


Apollo 11 at 40: Facts, Myths, Photos, and more

July 20, 2009 … From the first living creature in space to the ultimate fate of the Eagle, get the facts about the race to land on the moon that culminated …