1969 Apollo 11 Crew-Signed "First Man on the Moon" Type One First Day Cover. Two stamps (10 cent Scott #C76) and (6 cent Apollo 8). Tied to the cover with the dual Washington DC/ Moon Landing U S A "First Day of Issue" cancellation dated September 9, 1969.
The color cachet features the text: "NASA Manned Spacecraft Center Stamp Club/ Official Commemorative Cover/ First Manned Lunar Exploration" above a colorful moon scene. The ink signatures of the Apollo 11 crew member.
Apollo 11 First Day Covers are quite scarce and desirable. (August 5, 1930 August 25, 2012) was an. First person to walk on the Moon. Armstrong studied aeronautical engineering; his college tuition was paid for by the.
In 1949 and a naval aviator the following year. He saw action in the. In September 1951, while making a low bombing run, Armstrong's aircraft was damaged when it collided with an anti-aircraft cable which cut off a large portion of one wing. Armstrong was forced to bail out. After the war, he completed his bachelor's degree at Purdue and became a test pilot at the.National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics. He was the project pilot on. He was also a participant in the. Which was selected in 1962.
S first civilian astronaut to fly in space. During this mission with pilot.
The mission was aborted after Armstrong used some of his re-entry control fuel to stabilize a dangerous roll caused by a stuck thruster. During training for Armstrong's second and last spaceflight as commander of. He had to eject from the.On July 20, 1969, Armstrong and. Became the first people to. And the next day they spent two and a half hours outside the spacecraft while. Remained in lunar orbit in the mission's. When Armstrong stepped onto the lunar surface, he famously said: That's one small step for [a] man, one giant leap for mankind. Along with Collins and Aldrin, Armstrong was awarded the. Congressional Space Medal of Honor. In 1978, and Armstrong and his former crewmates received a.
After he resigned from NASA in 1971, Armstrong taught in the Department of Aerospace Engineering at the. Accident investigation and on the.
He acted as a spokesman for several businesses and appeared in advertising for the automotive brand. Formed the American crew that landed the. On July 20, 1969, at 20:17. Armstrong became the first person to step onto the lunar surface six hours and 39 minutes later on July 21 at 02:56 UTC; Aldrin joined him 19 minutes later.
They spent about two and a quarter hours together outside the spacecraft, and they collected 47.5 pounds (21.5 kg) of lunar material to bring back to. While they were on the Moon's surface.Armstrong and Aldrin spent 21 hours 31 minutes on the lunar surface at a site they named. Before lifting off to rejoin. Apollo 11 was launched by a. On July 16 at 13:32 UTC, and it was the fifth crewed mission of. Which supported the command module with propulsion, electrical power, oxygen, and water; and a.
That had two stages a descent stage for landing on the Moon and an ascent stage to place the astronauts back into lunar orbit. By the Saturn V's third stage, the astronauts separated the spacecraft from it and traveled for three days until they entered lunar orbit. Armstrong and Aldrin then moved into. S ascent stage to lift off from the lunar surface and rejoin Collins in the command module. Before they performed the maneuvers that propelled.Out of the last of its 30 lunar orbits onto a trajectory back to Earth. In the Pacific Ocean on July 24 after more than eight days in space. Armstrong's first step onto the lunar surface was broadcast on live TV to a worldwide audience. He described the event as one small step for [a] man, one giant leap for mankind. Apollo 11 effectively ended the. And fulfilled a national goal proposed in 1961 by. Before this decade is out, of landing a man on the Moon and returning him safely to the Earth.
August 25, 2012 (aged 82). 8 days, 14 hours, 12 minutes, and 30 seconds. 1958 USAF Man In Space Soonest. Poses on the Moon, allowing Neil Armstrong. To photograph both of them using the visor's reflection.8 days, 3 hours, 18 minutes, 35 seconds. 100,756 pounds (45,702 kg). 10,873 pounds (4,932 kg).
July 16, 1969, 13:32:00 UTC. July 24, 1969, 16:50:35 UTC. 100.9 kilometers (54.5 nmi). 122.4 kilometers (66.1 nmi).
July 19, 1969, 21:44 UTC. July 19, 1969, 17:21:50 UTC. July 22, 1969, 04:55:42 UTC. July 20, 1969, 20:17:40 UTC. 21.55 kilograms (47.51 lb).
July 16, 1969, 16:56:03 UTC. July 20, 1969, 17:44:00 UTC.
Docking with LM ascent stage. July 21, 1969, 21:35:00 UTC. July 21, 1969, 23:41:31 UTC. Left to right: Neil Armstrong. The item "1969 APOLLO 11 NEIL ARMSTRONG SIGNED ORIGINAL TYPE ONE FIRST DAY COVER PSA DNA" is in sale since Thursday, September 12, 2019.
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