Apollo 11

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‘Lost’ moon rocks presented to Nevada on display

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Despite reports that they were long lost, moon rocks from two different Apollo missions that were presented to the state of Nevada have gone on public display in Reno. Specimens carried […]

12/15/2013

Nation says goodbye to moonwalker Neil Armstrong (video)

WASHINGTON (AP) – The nation bid farewell Thursday to Neil Armstrong, the first man to take a giant leap on to the moon. The powerful of Washington, the pioneers of space, and the everyday public […]

09/13/2012

Public memorial service set for Neil Armstrong

  WASHINGTON (AP) – The nation will have a chance to say goodbye to Neil Armstrong, the first man to walk on the moon, in a memorial service at the Washington National Cathedral on Sept. […]

09/04/2012

Astronauts among dignitaries at Armstrong service

CINCINNATI (AP) – Fellow space pioneers including two crewmates on the historic Apollo 11 mission mourned and celebrated Neil Armstrong as a humble hero who saw himself as a team player and never capitalized upon […]

08/31/2012

Private memorial service for Armstrong

CINCINNATI (AP) – A private service is planned in Cincinnati on Friday for astronaut Neil Armstrong, the first man to walk on the moon, and President Barack Obama has ordered U.S. flags to be flown […]

08/27/2012

Private Neil Armstrong service planned for Friday

CINCINNATI (AP) – A private service is planned in Cincinnati on Friday for astronaut Neil Armstrong, the first man on the moon. He died Saturday in Cincinnati at age 82. No other information was released […]

08/27/2012