Category: apollo 11

The Apollo 11 lunar surface television camera …

The Apollo 11 lunar surface television camera held by Stan Lebar, leader of the Westinghouse team that developed it.

August 13, 1969 – New Yorkers cheer Apollo 11 …

August 13, 1969 – New Yorkers cheer Apollo 11 astronauts Buzz Aldrin, Michael Collins, and Neil Armstrong in a parade down 42nd Street.

Apollo 11 astronaut Neil Armstrong loads rocks…

Apollo 11 astronaut Neil Armstrong loads rocks into the lunar module, as painted by Apollo 12 moonwalker Alan Bean in 1985.

Neil Armstrong trains for a giant leap, April …

Neil Armstrong trains for a giant leap, April 22, 1969. 

Apollo 11 astronaut Neil Armstrong on the Moon…

Apollo 11 astronaut Neil Armstrong on the Moon, July 20, 1969. Painted by Apollo 12 moonwalker Alan Bean in 1985.

July 20, 1969 – While Neil Armstrong was takin…

July 20, 1969 – While Neil Armstrong was taking a picture of Buzz Aldrin, Aldrin’s visor was taking a picture of Armstrong.

Humans land on the Moon, painted by Norman Roc…

Humans land on the Moon, painted by Norman Rockwell in collaboration with Pierre Mion, 1966.

February 12, 1969 – Apollo 11 astronaut Neil A…

February 12, 1969 – Apollo 11 astronaut Neil Armstrong trains at the Lunar Landing Research Facility at NASA Langley. (NASA)

“Pilots take no particular joy in walking. Pil…

“Pilots take no particular joy in walking. Pilots like flying.”

—Neil Armstrong

Neil Armstrong during parachute training at Pe…

Neil Armstrong during parachute training at Perrin Air Force Base in Sherman, Texas, May 27, 1968.