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Apollo 11
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Apollo 11 -  Quick Facts

Mission type: Crewed lunar lander
Crew members: Neil A. Armstrong, Michael Collins, Edwin E. Aldrin Jr.
Launch vehicle: Saturn V
Launch date: July 16, 1969
Landing date: July 24, 1969
Mission duration: 8 days


Apollo Program -  Quick Facts

Mission: Apollo Program
Program dates: 1961 - 1972
Manned missions: Apollo I - XVII
Launch vehicle: Saturn V
Launch site: Cape Canaveral
Crew capacity: 3-Commander, Command Module Pilot (CMP), and Lunar Module Pilot (LMP)

Objective: The Apollo Program was the U.S. spaceflight effort which landed the first humans on the Moon.  Apollo Program began with President John F. Kennedy's 1961 address to Congress declaring a national goal of "landing a man on the Moon" by the end of the decade in a competition with the Soviet Union for supremacy in space. This goal was first accomplished during the Apollo 11 mission on July 20, 1969 when astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin landed on the Moon.

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Apollo 11 -  Quick Links

Apollo 11 50th - NASA
Mission Overview - NASA
Apollo 11 videos - NASA
Apollo 11 images - NASA
Apollo 11- Original Press Kit
Apollo 11- Original Mission Report
Apollo 11 - Wikipedia

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PresidentKenedy-Moon-tn.png President John F. Kennedy, Rice University, "We choose to go to the Moon..."

Video1-tn.png Highlights from Apollo 11 mission, from liftoff to departure from the moon

Video3-tn.png Neil Armstrong "One small step.."

 

Video2-tn.png Highlights of the Apollo 11 moonwalk

 

Video4-tn.png Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin raise the American flag on the moon

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