Category: neil armstrong

Neil Armstrong describes the lunar sample cont…

Neil Armstrong describes the lunar sample containers in the Apollo 11 Command Module.

Neil Armstrong describes the lunar sample cont…

Neil Armstrong describes the lunar sample containers in the Apollo 11 Command Module.

Neil Armstrong talks cargo: moon rocks.

Neil Armstrong talks cargo: moon rocks.

Neil Armstrong in the Gemini 8 spacecraft prio…

Neil Armstrong in the Gemini 8 spacecraft prior to launch, March 16, 1966.

(NASA)

Neil Armstrong, space cowboy.

Neil Armstrong, space cowboy.

(SDASM)

February 24, 1969 – Apollo 11 moonwalkers Neil…

February 24, 1969 – Apollo 11 moonwalkers Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin train for the Moon by going on a geology field trip to the Sierra Blanca region in West Texas. (NASA)

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.

Gemini 8 astronauts Neil Armstrong and Dave Sc…

Gemini 8 astronauts Neil Armstrong and Dave Scott blast off from Cape Canaveral on March 16, 1966.

NASA portrait of Apollo 11 moonwalker Neil Arm…

NASA portrait of Apollo 11 moonwalker Neil Armstrong, 1969.

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.