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When was the Apollo 11 first launched?

When was the Apollo 11 first launched?

July 16, 1969
Apollo 11/Fly dates

When did Apollo 11 bring humans to the moon for the first time?

July 20, 1969
On July 20, 1969, American astronauts Neil Armstrong (1930-2012) and Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin (1930-) became the first humans ever to land on the moon.

Where was the Apollo 11 launched?

Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Launch Complex 39A
Apollo 11/Launch site

WHO launched Apollo 11?

Commander Neil Armstrong
At 9:32 a.m. EDT on July 16, 1969, the Apollo 11 mission launched via a Saturn V rocket with Commander Neil Armstrong, command module pilot Michael Collins and lunar module pilot Buzz Aldrin from Kennedy Space Center’s Launch Complex Pad 39A.

Why was Apollo 11 landing on the Moon?

The Apollo 11 moon landing was a significant part of history, especially regarding the Cold War between America and the Soviet Union. The Soviets and America were engaged in a race for space, and the Soviets were ahead of the Americans. To land first on the moon would show the United States’ superiority in space technology,…

What day and year did Apollo 11 accomplish its mission?

Being launched on the fourteenth of July in the year 1969, Apollo 11 had created a whole new period of space exploration and technology, defeating the Soviets in the Space Race, and bringing the end of the Cold War closer and to our favor.

When did Apollo 11 lift off from the Moon?

With the clock having already consumed the required several minutes for normal functions prior to actual launch, Apollo 11 lifted off from Cape Canaveral , Florida, at 13:32 on 16 July 1969. Its Lunar Module landed on the moon at 102:45 on 20 July 1969, a flight time total of 89 hours and 13 minutes.

When was the first moon landing on Apollo 11?

Apollo 11 was the spaceflight that landed the first humans on the Moon, Americans Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin, on July 20, 1969, at 20:18 UTC. Armstrong became the first to step onto the lunar surface six hours later on July 21 at 02:56 UTC.