Apollo 11 was the first mission to land a man on the moon. It was launched on a Saturn V rocket at at local time (EDT) on July 1969 from Pad from Kennedy Space Center, Florida, USA. It was the fifth manned mission in the Apollo Program.
Astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin landed in the Sea of Tranquility on the moon during the Apollo 11 mission in My father designed and constructed the lunar space range finder. His initials are ON THE MOON!
Science fiction space art: NASA's official patch for the Apollo 13 mission of April which had to be aborted due to the explosions of two the crew's oxygen tanks. The event was dramatized in the 1995 movie "Apollo starring Tom Hanks.