The Apollo 11 crew leaves Kennedy Space Centers Manned Spacecraft Operations Building during the pre-launch countdown.
The Apollo 11 spacecraft Command Module being lowered to the deck of the U.S.S. Hornet. Note that the flotation ring attached by Navy divers has been removed from the capsule.
Picture taken on July 20, 1969 shows astronaut Edwin E. Aldrin Jr., lunar module pilot, walking on the surface of the moon during the Apollo 11 extravehicular activity (EVA). Astronaut Neil A. Armstrong took this photograph with a 70mm lunar surface camera. With one small step off a ladder, commander of the Apollo 11 mission Neil Armstrong of the US became the first human to set foot on the moon on July 20, 1969, before the eyes of hundreds of millions of awed television viewers worldwide. With that step, he placed mankind's first footprint on an extraterrestrial world and gained instant hero status. AFP PHOTO / NASA (Photo credit should read NASA/AFP/Getty Images)
A family watches the American astronaut Neil Armstrong commander of Apollo 11, setting his foot on the moon 21 July 1969 in Paris. Hundred of millions of television viewers round the world watched this event on television.