Apollo 11 was an American space mission, part of the Apollo program and the first manned mission to land on the Moon.It was the fifth human spaceflight of the Apollo program, and the third human voyage to the moon.
Launched on July 16, 1969, it carried Commander Neil Armstrong, Command Module Pilot Michael Collins and Lunar Module Pilot Edwin 'Buzz' Aldrin.
On July 20, Armstrong and Aldrin became the first humans to land on the Moon, while Collins orbited above.
For more information about the topic Apollo 11, read the full article at Wikipedia.org, or see the following related articles:
Recommend this page on Facebook, Twitter,
and Google +1:
Other bookmarking and sharing tools: