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Saturday, March 18, 2017

Apollo 11 being rolled out to the launch site of the Kennedy Space Center in July, 1969.

Apollo 11 was the spaceflight that landed the first two humans on the Moon. Mission commander Neil Armstrong and pilot Buzz Aldrin, both American, landed the lunar module Eagle on July 20, 1969, at 20:18 UTC.
Inclination: 1.25°
Period: 2 hours
Launch date: July 16, 1969, 6:32 AM GMT-7
Dates: 16 Jul. 1969 – 24 Jul. 1969
Crew size: 3
Operator: NASA
Members: Neil Armstrong, Michael Collins, Buzz Aldrin