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Apollo 11 - Lunar Landing and Return to Earth

Despite dangerous moments and uncertain warning-alarms, Armstrong and Aldrin safely land on the Moon. President Kennedy’s expressed desire - to land men on the Moon and return them safely to Earth within a decade - has actually happened.

People all over the world watched the landing in real time.  Historical footage is included in this clip, from a BBC documentary.

See, also:

Part 1 - Launch and Journey to the Moon

Part 2 - Approaching the Moon Despite Warning Alarm


Media Credits

Clip from the BBC series, Days that Shook the World - Moon Landing. 

Online, courtesy BBC Worldwide Channel at YouTube.  Copyright, BBC, all rights reserved.  Clip provided here as fair use for educational purposes and to acquaint new viewers with the program.

 

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