Sunday, July 20, 2014

July 20

The Eagle Has Landed
Astronaut Edwin E. "Buzz" Aldrin Jr., Lunar Module Pilot, is photographed walking near the Lunar Module during the Apollo 11 Extravehicular Activity in July 20, 1969. Astronauts Neil Armstrong, commander; Michael Collins, command module pilot; and Buzz Aldrin, lunar module pilot, successfully completed the United States' first lunar landing mission 45 years ago today.