Spacecraft Apollo 11, on its 20th anniversary
On July 20, 1969, the world watched as American astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin realized humanity's long-held dream of walking on the moon. Ten more men would repeat the feat in the next three years until the last moon landing in 1972. CBC Digital Archives looks back on the promise and the demise of the Apollo space program.
Program: The Journal
Broadcast Date: July 13, 1989
Guest(s): Roberta Bondar, Marc Garneau, Bob MacDonald, Steve Maclean, Ken Money, Harrison Schmitt, David Strangway
Host: Bill Cameron
Photo: Astronaut Harrison Schmitt on the moon, courtesy of NASA.
Last updated: May 30, 2013
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