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Apollo 11 Pictures

Pictures of the Mission That Took the First Man to the Moon


On July 16, 1969, the Apollo 11 crew launched into the sky from Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Their mission was to carry Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin to the surface of the moon. On July 20, 1969, Neil Armstrong left the Eagle and became the first human to ever walk on the moon.

Follow the excitement of the Apollo 11 mission through these historic pictures.

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A picture of Buzz Aldrin walking on the Moon, with a reflexion from his helmet.Buzz Aldrin Walking on the MoonA portrait of the crew of Apollo 11 including Neil Armstrong, Michael Collins, and Buzz Aldrin.Portrait of the Apollo 11 CrewA picture of astronaut Neil Armstrong's Apollo 11 space suit.Neil Armstrong's Space SuitA picture of the Earth as seen from the Apollo 11 spacecraft during its journey toward the moon.Picture of the Earth
A close-up picture of an astronaut's footprint in the lunar soil.Footprint on the MoonA picture of Buzz Aldrin posing near the deployed United States flag during the Apollo 11 mission.Buzz Aldrin Stands by the FlagA picture of the Apollo 11 space vehicle on the launch pad during countdown demonstration test.Apollo 11 Space Vehicle Ready for LaunchA picture of the 363-foot tall Apollo 11 space vehicle being launched on July 16, 1969.Apollo 11 Spacecraft Being Launched
A picture of lift-off of the Apollo 11 spacecraft on July 16, 1969 from the Kennedy Space Center.Apollo 11 Spacecraft Taking OffA picture of Buzz Aldrin making a sandwich in zer gravity conditions during the Apollo 11 mission.Buzz Aldrin Making a SandwichA picture of Edwin Buzz Aldrin in the Lunar Module during the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission.Buzz Aldrin in the Lunar ModulePicture of Edwin Aldrin, Neil Armstrong, and Michael Collins of the Apollo 11 mission.The Apollo 11 Crewmembers
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