The 50th Anniversary of a Giant Leap for Mankind2

The 50th Anniversary of a Giant Leap for Mankind2

The 50th Anniversary of a Giant Leap for Mankind by Charys Schuler On July 16th 1969 at 9:32am EDT, the crew of NASA’s Apollo 11 mission began their historic journey to the moon and back atop the largest rocket system ever made, the Saturn V. Four days later, Neil...
The 50th Anniversary of a Giant Leap for Mankind2

The 50th Anniversary of a Giant Leap for Mankind

The following article by Charys Schuler is an exclusive excerpt from Issue II.2019 and was added to the NASA Historical Archives. You can find a print copy of it here The pictures taken by the crew of NASA’s Apollo 11 mission are some of the most widely-circulated and...