Landing
July 24, 2019, 4:50 p.m.

Splashdown - Apollo 11th (50th Anni.)

Pacific Ocean Saturn V | Apollo 11

After completing the monumental Apollo 11 Moon landing, Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins safely splashed back into the Pacific Ocean on July 24, 1969.

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Saturn V | Apollo 11

National Aeronautics and Space Administration | USA
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA
July 16, 1969, 1:32 p.m.
Status: Launch Successful
Mission: Human Exploration

Apollo 11 was commanded by Neil Armstrong , Command Module Pilot Michael Collins and Lunar Module Pilot Edwin "Buzz" E. Aldrin. The Mission was to complete the goal that President John F. Kennedy set on May 25, 1961 to land a man on the moon and return the crew back to Earth. On July 20,1969 Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin landed there Lunar Module on the sea of tranquility this marked the first time a human has set foot upon another celestial body.

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