Smithsonian Air and Space Museum
Apollo to the Moon
Apollo to the Moon
John F. Kennedy
“I believe that this nation should commit itself
to achieving the goal, before this decade is out,
of landing a man on the Moon and
returning him safely to the Earth.”
President John F. Kennedy, 1961
Apollo 11 Armstrong on Moon
“That's one small step for (a) man, one giant leap for mankind.”
U.S. Astronaut Neil Armstrong, on the Moon, 1969