Image description: An American astronaut stands on the surface of the moon. July 20th is the anniversary of Apollo 11 landing on the moon and Neil Armstrong saying the famous words, “That’s one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind.”
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Apollo 11 Lands on the Moon
July 20th is the anniversary of Apollo 11 landing on the moon and Neil Armstrong saying his famous phrase, “One small step for man, one giant leap for mankind.”
This video shows clips from the historic moon landing.
Base: 15 seconds guidance is internal. 12, 11, 10, 9, ignition sequence starts, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1, 0. All engines running. We have liftoff.
Astronaut Voice: Drifting to the right a little. Contact light. Ok, engine stop. The Eagle has landed.
Base: We copy you on the ground.
Announcer: Armstrong is on the moon. 38-year-old American, standing on the surface of the moon. On this July 20, 1969.
Armstrong: That’s one small step for man, one giant leap for man kind.
Astronaut voice: That looks beautiful. It’s different, but it’s very pretty.
Base: You’re cleared for take off.
Astronaut: We’re number one on the runway…7, 6, 5…very quiet ride.
One Small Step For Man
NEIL ARMSTRONG: That’s one small step for man. One giant leap for mankind.
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