Photograph of The Apollo 11 Crew; signed by each member
Signed Photograph of Apollo 11 Crew: Neil Armstrong, Michael Collins and Buzz Aldrin.
Armstrong, Neil; Michael Collins; Buzz Aldrin.
Item Number: 36087
NASA color photograph from the May 1969 press release. Signed by each of the Apollo 11 crew. Boldly signed by Neil Armstrong, Michael Collins and Buzz Aldrin, showing them in space suits without helmets, the Moon in the background. Matted and framed. The entire piece measures 16.75 inches by 16.5 inches.
Apollo 11 was the spaceflight that landed the first two humans on the Moon. Mission commander Neil Armstrong and pilot Buzz Aldrin, both American, landed the lunar module Eagle 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 02:56:15 UTC; Aldrin joined him about 20 minutes later. They spent about two and a quarter hours together outside the spacecraft, and collected 47.5 pounds (21.5 kg) of lunar material to bring back to Earth. Michael Collins piloted the command module Columbia alone in lunar orbit while they were on the Moon's surface.